What won't you let your kids do that you got to do as a kid?

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  1. deidler

    deidler New Member

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    I just had to be home by a certain time. We'd hop on our bikes and just ride wherever we wanted to go. Go to the mall, 7/11, a field, bb courts and stay all day. I'm talking like 9yo. I can't imagine letting my kids do that today. It's crazy. My kids miss out on some fun.
     
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    i dont like my daughter being outside alone at all
     
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    deidler New Member

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    I can't recall a time where I didn't know where my kids were at in the last 8 years. Of course my kids won't have their head sliced open cuz a golfer not happy about being yelled at during his swing directed towards them and hit their target. :jj: Those were the days!!!
     
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    Pick tobacco, live on a dirt road, ride in the back of a pick up truck, haul garbage to the dump
     
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    Popeye say hobos yet?
     
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    dive in garbage bins for aluminum cans
     
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    I came here to make fun of you, you fucker. :jj:
     
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    fuck their mother in the back seat of their grandparents minivan
     
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    :c
     
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    :ninja:
     
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    Chriza The One Man Gangbang VIP

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    Exist.
     
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    deidler New Member

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    Was this a punishment or reward for you?
     
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    Phil McKrakin AKA Howie POTY The Bar VIP

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    Smoke angel dust. That shit is just crazy.
     
  15. deidler

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    Rodney King agrees.
     
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    I got no kids, don't want 'em, but yeah, it's fucked up. We have more laws and restrictions than ever before, but society is just way fucked up. I especially agree 100% with OP....man, we used to go Trick or Treating at night, by ourselves, anywhere we wanted to go, and nobody worried about it. And in summer when school was out, we rode our bikes all over town all friggin day, as long as you were home by supper time.
     
  18. synch22

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    Stay out until I wanted to come home (after midnight in Jr high). Sit and watch TV or play video games all day. Eat shitty fast food. Go out wandering with no real plan of what to do alone.

    A kid needs rules huh, I turned out fine while some friends stole their parents car for a joyride, went to juvenile hall, I always knew where to draw the line. I ended up with a college scholarship playing ball.... I was lucky.
    Kids are 4 & 1 how much worse is it going to get by the time they want to explore.... scary world.
     
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  19. DrivenByDemons

    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

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    My kids have a lot of freedom. They pretty much hop on their bikes and go.
     
  20. synch22

    synch22 Well-Known Member

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    I did this and every other shitty thing you can do for a $. Its hard growing up with no money and always wanting.... hard.