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Is it okay to let my 8 month old pull up and put his hand on the TV?

My fiance says it's okay and my mom says it's not, even if I'm watching him.

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jaydens_mom88

Asked by jaydens_mom88 at 12:40 PM on Oct. 14, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • It wont hurt anything but just be sure that its not a tv that could fall on him! Kids die every year from tv crushing accidents.
    Steph319

    Answer by Steph319 at 12:41 PM on Oct. 14, 2008

  • no it is not my brother pulled a tv ontop of him before so i wouldn't if i were you.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:42 PM on Oct. 14, 2008

  • As long as you're watching him, he'll be fine. It's not going to transmit evil waves to his brain or anything, lol. Like the above posters said, he could pull it on his head if you're not careful.
    caitxrawks

    Answer by caitxrawks at 1:43 PM on Oct. 14, 2008

  • as long as its not an lcd tv
    georgesmommy31

    Answer by georgesmommy31 at 2:42 PM on Oct. 14, 2008

  • I think it would hurt the TV more than the child. If you have one of those soft screen one I forsee a lot of damage.

    Nothing wrong with exploring as long as you are watching.

    Your baby probably is trying to figure out why there are people in the box.
    ReachtotheStars

    Answer by ReachtotheStars at 3:43 PM on Oct. 14, 2008

  • Thank you guys!
    jaydens_mom88

    Answer by jaydens_mom88 at 1:55 PM on Oct. 15, 2008

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