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Old 11-27-2013, 07:31 AM
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Default Re: Internet censorship

Originally Posted by MrInsanePolack View Post
I am the censorer, the parent, the one who is responsible for raising a productive member of society, not the government or anyone else for that matter.
It's not the parental censorship I'm querying......sounds like common sense from where I'm sitting.

But I can't align this line of thought with the argument you're presenting:

Originally Posted by MrInsanePolack View Post
Censorship makes kids curious. Allowing them to see what they want removes that curiosity, and it becomes no big deal. Tell a kid they can't do something and they will. Tell them they can and it isn't as interesting anymore.
If that's the case, what does it matter who does the censoring? Parent or government, it's all in vain anyway, no?
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