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To feel really uncomfortable to see people on fb calling their children names?

(13 Posts)
JodieO Tue 27-Oct-09 13:35:34

Ie a bitch? When the child is 6 years old too. It makes me so sad and it's not needed. This seems to be a "normal" thing too and not in response to be stressed out.

I'm not perfect by a long shot but I really think it's awful to talk about your children that way sad.

CMOTdibbler Tue 27-Oct-09 13:38:09

YANBU - friend of our called his (utterly lovely) 3 year old a git on fb recently. I was just shock

diddl Tue 27-Oct-09 13:38:18

I agree not nice, but I´d rather someone write it here than call the child it.

diddl Tue 27-Oct-09 13:40:00

Oops posted instead of preview.blush

Meant to put would rather someone vent by writing it here than calling the child it to their face!

nicnacinoonoo Tue 27-Oct-09 13:41:22

yanbu its horrible. whats wrong with calling them little monkeys or what not no need to use language like that. i cant stand it when parents swear AT their kids either e.g heard a woman on the street a while ago say to her dd 'ffs hurry up will you' shock

JodieO Tue 27-Oct-09 13:42:06

Oh I know what you mean diddl, it was the way it's been worded though, as if it may be said to the child as well. Can't say too much just in case but said in a way that suggested they thought it was funny and nothing to even be concerned about.

diddl Tue 27-Oct-09 13:42:35

But YANBU to not like it.

curiositykilled Tue 27-Oct-09 13:43:55

YANBU - never seen it on FB but hate seeing it on here all the time.

JodieO Tue 27-Oct-09 13:44:41

Lol, I've just remembered my profile is public, oh well.

diddl Tue 27-Oct-09 13:46:23

Probably sounding a bit "prim" here, but imo, "language" is best avoided once you have children, just in case something stronger than necessary slips out!

Vivia Tue 27-Oct-09 14:19:58

It just makes me feel so angry and sad


Sassybeast Tue 27-Oct-09 14:22:30

YANBU. Horrible.

MmeGoblindt Tue 27-Oct-09 14:25:30

I have never seen this, but YANBU.

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