Skip to comments.Mom: Son in 'extensive therapy' after viewing library book
Posted on 07/07/2010 1:38:38 PM PDT by MissTed
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>> “extensive therapy” really??????
My guess is, Barbaree is somewhat of a drama queen.
Beware of groups called “ Protect Our Children”.
Also, how old is her son?
It doesn’t mention the title but I suspect the kid already had mental health issues and mom is just looking for a scapegoat.
I wonder what the title was? Sounds like something a bit more powerful than Catcher in the Rye.
Yeah, dunno about therapy, but some of the Graphic Adult Novels, are not “mere” comic books. From what I understand, it is not unusual for adults to read Manga in Japan, and some of the themes are disturbing and not intended for children.
Someone goofed in purchasing and classification.
Now hes in a home for extensive therapy, she said.
Just spends all day, every day, flouncing about that little padded room in his homemade Sailor Moon costume. Tragic, really.
All the article states is “teenage son”. I’m guessing she wigged out more than the boy did.
The word should be “Hentai” for the pornographic stuff.
I am pretty jaded, and lived some rough stuff as a child but these things shocked the h3ll out of me when I was stationed in Japan (It isn’t even separated from other stuff in bookstores there). I can see it having that effect on some people
>> Just spends all day, every day, flouncing about that little padded room in his homemade Sailor Moon costume.
ROFL! Now that there’s a funny visual.
I'm trying to figure out if the son or Mom lost their mind. One of them is very delicate. They never give the son's age. Mind you, I am against pornography but he looked at it ONCE, STOLE it and went nuts? Ummmmmmm.
What kind of library has pronographic comic books?
My local library has a graphic novels section sandwiched between the children’s section and the teenagers section. The librarian got quite huffy when I suggested that the volume graphically depicting a man being raped to death ought to be placed with the adult books and not six inches from the Pokemon comics.
I haven’t taken my kids back since.
They can be extra ordinarily sexually graphic or violent, and usually both, because manga isn’t regulated like other forms of entertainment are in Japan, thus there are virtually no limits on what is printed.
Anyway, I’ll bet that comic cured the kid of any desire to be a weeaboo. He should stick with Spiderman.
If your son “lost his mind” over this then you are a very poor parent. You have not prepared him to distinguish between acceptable and not acceptable and how on earth does he get through a day with out “vapors” and “severe mental illness” just from every day life? What a whack job of a mother! Ban this mother from having any more children!
I don’t believe censorship has any place in the library. If someone doesn’t want to see a book then they don’t have to take it out. They can leave it on the shelf for the next person.
This cupcake was probably already hopped up on Ritilin and probably classified as some sort of autism.
How old is this kid?
Mother do you think they’ll drop the bomb?
Mother to you think they’ll like this song?
Mother do you think they’ll try to break,my balls?
and how do you feel about that?
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