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Agree or disagree with this article?
It seems like all the studies now a days are against spankings.


Asked by luvs2bamom798 at 4:26 PM on Jan. 7, 2013 in Parenting Debate

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  • I was spanked my parents and their parents and theirs and my kids and grandkids as needed , we are all just fine.
    Spank BTW is 3 swats or less without anger involved.

    Answer by Dardenella at 4:28 PM on Jan. 7, 2013

  • The findings, published in the fall 2012 Journal of Family and Marriage by researchers Andrea Gromoske and Kathryn Maguire-Jack, looked specifically at the fallout from spanking kids under 1-year-old in a sample of 3,870 families across the country.

    Who the hell spanks an infant????


    Answer by Nimue930 at 4:40 PM on Jan. 7, 2013

  • Who spanks a baby before one? That is just crazy! If you want to read a truly interesting article, not junk from yahoo's shine then read this article from the Smithsonian that suggests a childs morality is in place before age 2


    Answer by cassie_kellison at 4:58 PM on Jan. 7, 2013

  • I'm with Dard... but an infant? I think that totally sways the's rigged.

    Answer by m-avi at 7:07 PM on Jan. 7, 2013

  • I agree and always have, spanking does not to anything because the change comes out of fear not understanding.

    Answer by older at 8:30 AM on Jan. 13, 2013