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Does anyone NOT let their kids watch Barney? If so, why? My kids LOVE Barney..and we are taking them to see him in concert tomorrow. We were talking about it in the office today, and one of the girls (she doesnt have kids of her own)...stated that her friend doesnt allow her children to watch Barney. I was just wondering, what is the big deal?

Thanks for your imput ahead of time!

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Asked by LoveMyKids0203 at 12:20 PM on Mar. 9, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • i have no idea, he seems pretty kid-friendly to me!

    Answer by tnm786 at 12:21 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • I know there were some issues with parents seeing Barney as a homosexual role model, it was going around about the same time people were having a problem with Teletubbies. I personally don't see it that way and my 2 year old LOVES Barney.

    Answer by lexismommy418 at 12:25 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • Lol...I've never heard of such a thing! Why wouldnt you let your kid watch Barney?! Did you ask her why? lol

    Answer by Lucky209 at 12:26 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • We let both of our kids watch him and they loved it. Kids don't see him as homosexual, that's an adult idea (and a pretty silly one at that). I don't know why anyone would have a real problem with letting their kids see Barney.

    Answer by scout_mom at 12:27 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • I don't let mine watch it. I just cant stand that show.


    Answer by iluvmykidsxoxo at 12:27 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • My kids like it...I have never seen anything odd on there. That is very odd!

    Answer by khedy at 12:28 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • My kids didn't get into the Barney theme

    Answer by girliemom0406 at 2:00 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • My kids are 8, 10 and 12 now, but they never watched him.

    Answer by arenad at 2:14 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

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