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For parents who don't allow their kids to watch Spongebob and such..

What CAN they watch?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:37 PM on Aug. 27, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • I've often wondered that too... I have yet to see a reason to shield my kids from just about anything on TV...
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 10:38 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

  • sprout, PBS, nick Jr....
    CABlonde

    Answer by CABlonde at 10:38 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

  • Not us.. Paige loves Spongebob!!
    mygirlpaige

    Answer by mygirlpaige at 10:37 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

  • I had a friend who didn't want their kids to watch spongebob but I didn't question her on this just figured it was her perogative. She's all into organic food and homeschooling which are both good things but I don't understand the spongebob thing. What's wrong with spongebob? can anyone tell me?
    christina259

    Answer by christina259 at 10:39 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

  • We don't have cable nor satelite, but if we did, no I dont care for spongebob. My kids like Dragon tales, clifford, sesame street, berenstain bears, sid the science kid...
    txdaniella

    Answer by txdaniella at 10:51 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

  • See, I don't think any of those are appropriate for toddlers/pre-schoolers, especially as they're at the stage of mimicking everything they see/hear. When they're a little older and can distinguish between pretend on TV and not ok in real life...maybe...if they're interested...and it's not past their bedtime. Until then, I'd rather stick with Super Why and Dinosaur Train. :)
    DragonRiderMD

    Answer by DragonRiderMD at 10:52 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

  • Most disney shows, Nick jr, PBS, disney movies
    AshleyBDG

    Answer by AshleyBDG at 10:59 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

  • i like spongebob, but they have alot of shows on nick jr. that would be good for the smaller kids. or pbs kids.... playhouse disney. lots of options lol
    princessbeth79

    Answer by princessbeth79 at 10:38 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

  • My kids don't really LIKE Sponge Bob, but if they liked it, they could watch it. lol. They like PBS kids and Disney cartoons. (Tinkerbell is their favorite)
    Kword

    Answer by Kword at 10:40 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

  • Honestly, I'd rather watch Spongebob than Dora any day. Dora annoys the snot out of me. But really, I don't sensor too much. She obviously doesn't watch anything adult. I don't see the harm in Spongebob.
    Eviesmommy

    Answer by Eviesmommy at 10:45 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

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