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Are boys whinier than girls??????

I have been around alot of boys lately and seems like every one of them have been whining or throwing fits. I know all kids and little girls do it too but do most boys? I have a 5 year old daughter and yes she cried but was never whiny or throwed tantrums. I would love to have a boy and was wondering if it is more of a boy thing!

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:45 AM on Apr. 12, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • NO! Not from what I've experienced.
    ItsJustMe1017

    Answer by ItsJustMe1017 at 10:45 AM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • They can be drama queens once in awhile for sure but I don't believe they are worse than girls. My boys aren't at least.
    Orionsgirl

    Answer by Orionsgirl at 10:46 AM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • My son is... I think more than even what I've come across - that is actually our biggest obstacle we have with him - he is 3-1/2 and getting better but... he's still pretty whiny
    maxsmom11807

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 10:49 AM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • No, I think its the same.
    pinkdragon36

    Answer by pinkdragon36 at 10:49 AM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • Depends on the kids. My boys are not whiny, but my brother's boys are super whiny.
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 10:50 AM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • My hubby's sisters kids are, she has 2 boys and 1 girl and the boys out whine her dd and my 5 girls by a long shot. but Idk if all boys are like that. but those 2 are.
    momto4girzls

    Answer by momto4girzls at 10:50 AM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • It's not with mine. I have 2 boys and 1 girl, she is way worse.
    arenad

    Answer by arenad at 10:51 AM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • My daughter is the whiner in my house. Now we laugh and tell her "keep practicing! You are going to get a college scholarship for whining!" She ends up smiling. My boys never whine.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 10:52 AM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • I think there are a lot of factors the determine who is whiner. It is mostly the person, not the gender.
    ItsJustMe1017

    Answer by ItsJustMe1017 at 11:16 AM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • Not from what I have experienced ... girls (particularly when they hit the pre-teen and teen years) are the whiniest beings on the face of the planet!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:36 AM on Apr. 12, 2011

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