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Creche- good idea or bad idea?

So I was reading some good SF and came across the "creche" idea.
Basically what it is, is that all children get raised from birth until adulthood in government owned and operated houses. No more mommies and no more little ones running under foot.

Personally I kinda think it's a very strange idea and I would miss my kids very much. How bout everyone else? Good idea or no and why.

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Audrice1985

Asked by Audrice1985 at 5:05 PM on Apr. 3, 2011 in Parenting Debate

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Answers (10)
  • BAD BAAAADDDD Idea.
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 5:06 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • sounds terrible
    MommyH2

    Answer by MommyH2 at 5:13 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • No thanks. I had children so I could be a mommy, not to let the government have them. Can you imagine the mess we would be in if the government was raising our kids?!?
    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 5:51 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • The gov is already raising a lot of them...
    Audrice1985

    Comment by Audrice1985 (original poster) at 6:06 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • yikes...sounds like Brave New World...
    okmanders

    Answer by okmanders at 6:52 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • That's terrible!!! The government already has TOO MUCH control. Why give them out little children? So they can warp their heads with garbage? These are my children and I'm going to raise them. I think this "creche" thing is a TERRIBLE idea.
    Renee3K

    Answer by Renee3K at 7:18 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • Hell no!
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 8:22 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • That is just not right. We all have to keep our children with us and raise them the way we think is best and love them as only parents can love their children.
    minnesotanice

    Answer by minnesotanice at 10:19 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • I think it would lead to a lot of children with disorders stemming mainly from attachment disorders. This is not a good plan in other words.
    spottedpony

    Answer by spottedpony at 11:13 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • Very BAD
    BSumm3rs

    Answer by BSumm3rs at 12:06 AM on Apr. 6, 2011

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