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What do you think of this? Teens with same sex parents score higher...

This was in my new Parenting Magazine...

"In a 17 year old national study following the children of lesbian mothers, the teenagers with same sex parents scored higher in both social skills and academic competency than kids with opposite sex parents."

That's all the mag says, so I don't have information about the study itself, but I found this very interesting.

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SabrinaMBowen

Asked by SabrinaMBowen at 10:28 PM on Aug. 19, 2010 in Parenting Debate

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Answers (16)
  • Okay
    pinkdragon36

    Answer by pinkdragon36 at 10:29 PM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • That's cool, but it doesn't change my opinion on same sex marriage
    luvsmysonjames

    Answer by luvsmysonjames at 10:29 PM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • Did you know that anybody can conduct a study and make it show anything that they want it to show? It's really very simple to do.
    NannyB.

    Answer by NannyB. at 10:30 PM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • I think that studies change all the time.
    wildflowers25

    Answer by wildflowers25 at 10:30 PM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • really luvsmysonjames, really?
    PURPULbutterfly

    Answer by PURPULbutterfly at 10:40 PM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • wow luvsmysonjames...get over it..
    mommyny6

    Answer by mommyny6 at 11:12 PM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • Idk.... I can kind of get it though....


    but it still doesn't change thoughts on same sex marrages for me..


    ((Before anyone freaks. Im for it!!! Everyone should have the right to marry the person they love. && if god made everything, than he/she made gays too.)
    lilmoosesmom

    Answer by lilmoosesmom at 11:12 PM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • I'm with lilmoosesmom. I think it's interesting, but doesn't change anything. I'm very against people who are very against same sex relationships and marriage. Or at least them being mean about it.
    Mrs.BAT

    Answer by Mrs.BAT at 11:32 PM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • No amount of evidence is going to change some people's minds.
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 12:23 AM on Aug. 20, 2010

  • You can make a study and get it to say just about anything. Just like so many studies that try to prove other things. There is almost always a agenda behind it.

    SylviaNCali

    Answer by SylviaNCali at 2:36 AM on Aug. 20, 2010

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