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5. Children should neither be seen nor heard from -- ever again. W. C . Fields
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  -In light of all the child posts I have a question... Cid_B  Jul-28-11 02:00 PM   #0 
  - B (nt)  bigwillq   Jul-28-11 02:00 PM   #1 
  - C  H2O Man   Jul-28-11 02:01 PM   #2 
  - A.  Brickbat   Jul-28-11 02:03 PM   #3 
  - In my case, it's C..  LanternWaste   Jul-28-11 02:04 PM   #4 
  - Children should neither be seen nor heard from -- ever again. W. C . Fields  Lint Head   Jul-28-11 02:04 PM   #5 
  - Why does everyone think this is all or nothing??  cbdo2007   Jul-28-11 02:06 PM   #6 
  - A. It is a business, not a library. BTW, all of these child post have made me realize...  FSogol   Jul-28-11 02:06 PM   #7 
  - Since I work with children, and special needs ones,  HockeyMom   Jul-28-11 02:24 PM   #19 
  - As momma said,'Medicate yourself, not the child' !  peace13   Jul-28-11 02:07 PM   #8 
  - lol  FirstLight   Jul-28-11 02:09 PM   #11 
  - Really?  Cid_B   Jul-28-11 02:13 PM   #12 
  - See post 15 for response.  peace13   Jul-28-11 02:21 PM   #16 
  - Good point, it could be anyone with a gun or knife as it turns out.  peace13   Jul-28-11 02:20 PM   #15 
  - Are you saying children should not be in bookstores, they are only for adults?  uppityperson   Jul-28-11 02:25 PM   #20 
  - Nope..not at all. Sarcasm. Sorry, no smiley! n/t  peace13   Jul-28-11 02:32 PM   #27 
  - Book stores are for adults? Books stores are CLEARLY for children!  pnwmom   Jul-28-11 02:27 PM   #22 
     - I agree totally!  peace13   Jul-28-11 02:35 PM   #28 
     - I agree. I think it's the result of less and less toleration for differences.  pnwmom   Jul-28-11 03:10 PM   #36 
     - I agree!  peace13   Jul-28-11 02:36 PM   #29 
  - B n/t  Scout   Jul-28-11 02:07 PM   #9 
  - it doesn't matter what you "expect"  noamnety   Jul-28-11 02:08 PM   #10 
  - a. Barnes and Nobles is not a library...  demmiblue   Jul-28-11 02:15 PM   #13 
  - You can't control someone else's kid.  BadgerKid   Jul-28-11 02:20 PM   #14 
  - "People are here to read and relax and should expect quiet (similar to a library)" Really?  Yavin4   Jul-28-11 02:22 PM   #17 
  - A and C: The more children love to learn bookstores, the better off we are as a society. n/t  pnwmom   Jul-28-11 02:23 PM   #18 
  - A. Children should be exposed to bookstores, are expected to be in bookstores. Bookstores aren't lib  uppityperson   Jul-28-11 02:27 PM   #21 
  - I agree. And the bookstores want them there - that's why they have kids' departments. n/t  pnwmom   Jul-28-11 02:29 PM   #24 
  - B. Parents should be responsible enough to remove their kids when they misbehave.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jul-28-11 02:29 PM   #23 
  - I don't see the problem if it's a momentary issue. This isn't clear from the OP.  pnwmom   Jul-28-11 02:31 PM   #26 
     - I don't think anyone expects a child to be completely silent when out in public.  Arkansas Granny   Jul-28-11 03:27 PM   #39 
  - A  Lyric   Jul-28-11 02:30 PM   #25 
  - B.  Myrina   Jul-28-11 02:38 PM   #30 
  - A. If you want "similar to a library" go to a library.  cherokeeprogressive   Jul-28-11 02:39 PM   #31 
  - We should just remove their larynxes.  woo me with science   Jul-28-11 02:39 PM   #32 
  - That cord blood you saved will provide stem cells  BadgerKid   Jul-28-11 03:11 PM   #37 
  - "People are here to read and relax and should expect quiet (similar to a library)"  TheManInTheMac   Jul-28-11 02:40 PM   #33 
  - Back up there Hoss...  Cid_B   Jul-28-11 02:46 PM   #34 
     - Sorry I came across rude...  TheManInTheMac   Jul-28-11 07:32 PM   #40 
  - People go there to buy books. It's a retail establishment -  lynne   Jul-28-11 03:09 PM   #35 
  - it depends, is the kid shrieking so that your innards jiggle like when a big drum  StarsInHerHair   Jul-28-11 03:25 PM   #38 

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