Friday, August 18, 2006

Is your tot addicted?

The new drug of choice for pre-schoolers: cartoons. "Especially disturbing to the author of the scientific study was that the cartoons were even more comforting than Mom."


Matt said...

Gotta doesn't shock me at all. I'm still not sure where the illusion of mothers as sources of comfort got started.

Kristine said...

Actually, it's a biblical picture, Matt. See Isaiah 66:13 for just one example of where God compares His tenderness and comfort of His people to a mother's for her child.