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Should I Be Allowing My 15-y-o To View An Erect Penis At The Movies?

July 11th, 2009 · No Comments

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Above: Sacha Baron Cohen as Bruno
My 15-year-old son and his mates went to see Bruno yesterday. His review? “Cruder than Borat and not as funny. But still very funny.”
An erect penis and bare breasts apparently attracted a lot of laughs. A twenty-something colleague described it as “soft porn”. Bruno is rated MA, [...]

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Tags: Culture · Media · Prejudices · sex

Is Your Child Struggling With Puberty?

April 23rd, 2009 · 3 Comments

Have you noticed that some of your teenager’s friends have raced ahead in their physical development? Is your daughter’s best friend suddenly wearing a D-cup while your daughter is still in her training bra? Has your son’s voice only just started to break while his mates are already shaving regularly?
The problem with puberty is that [...]

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Tags: Body Image · Puberty · Self-esteem