Monday, August 23, 2010


We have to end adolescence as a social experiment.  We tried it.   It failed.  It's time to move on...

Children rapidly assuming the roles and responsibilities of adults would yield enormous benefits to society.
Newt Gingrich in Business Week

Interesting thought.  I don't suppose he's meaning to deprive children of actual childhood, but to eliminate the rapidly growing class of adultescents.

Reading an interesting book, Age of Opportunity, by Paul David Tripp.


Q said...

Do you mean . . . raise them biblically? YOU REBEL! ;)

The dB family said...

Hmmm, sounds like another book to my ever growing list of would-like-to- reads.