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Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Darn Good Question

Slate does it again!

Michael Phelps is just the tip of the ice berg. What's to be done with the most photographed generation in U.S. history (aka, 12-25 year olds) when they don't have copy editors following them around to approve their every (sometimes stupid) decision?

It's a conversation we're going to have to have sooner or later.

I say . . . let's have it sooner.~JDJ


Leo said...

Maybe we should be talking to the kids instead of yelling at them. People don't listen when they are being yelled at.

John Jacobson said...


And I think it starts with bringing this topic INTO school because, if I may, this is an oversight by the adults.

We absolutely did not properly predict just how naive kids would be on this topic.