A child beauty pageant is a contest where very young children wear makeup, fake teeth, false eyelashes, lipstick, elaborate hairstyles, fake breasts, padded buttocks, and clothing so provocative that most adults wouldn’t be seen in them. Spray tanning and waxing are also common. These children perform in a high-stress environment where appearance – not talent […]
Luther Emmett Holt wrote a book called “The Care and Feeding of Children”, in 1884 . In his book he talked about “airing out children”, or simply put, providing children with fresh air. Busy parents took a shortcut and purchased cages for the children to sit in outside of high rises and tall apartment buildings […]
Over 2100 children are reported missing every single day in the United States. That equates to a child reported missing every 41 seconds! Most are found but a percentage of them are never found. Where this takes an even darker turn: Within the ranks of those recovered is a grey area where children are found but […]
It is called dynamic baby gymnastics and training can start at two weeks old. It is condemned by pediatricians as extremely unsafe, with the potential to cause fatal injuries. I’m at a loss for words at how insane mankind is.
Two brands of talking dolls, My Friend Cayla and I-Que Intelligent Robot, have the ability to listen to conversations of people in the room with them.
Some people are worried that this feature can collect personal information from private conversations. For adults, strangely enough, this is not an issue but children have special laws that protect their privacy. A complaint was filed with the Federal Trade Commission from a coalition of consumer privacy advocates including the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC).
Where this gets creepy: