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Single mothers are to blame

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ToothbrushThief Fri 19-Aug-11 22:16:12

of course wink
Great article I thought

BelleDameSansMerci Fri 19-Aug-11 22:33:43

It is a good article... I've been ranting all week about quality not quantity of parents.

blackeyedsusan Fri 19-Aug-11 22:45:34

great article.

Maybee Fri 19-Aug-11 22:46:52

Interesting article hope it enlightens.

TheOriginalNutcracker Fri 19-Aug-11 22:51:45

Brlliant article

cornsilx Fri 19-Aug-11 22:57:15

Very interesting

corlan Fri 19-Aug-11 22:57:48

Thanks toothbrushthief - I would have missed that article. It expressed very clearly a lot of ideas that I struggle to put into words and sometimes wonder if I'm a bit over the top in believing. It's nice to see I'm not the only one that feels that way!

fridascruffs Sat 20-Aug-11 19:50:58

I heard on Who Do You Think You Are last night (the JK Rowling one) that 30% of children born in Paris in the late 1800's were born to single mothers. And most of them were domestic servants. The nuclear family thing is an ideal that only ever came close to being realised in the mid-twentieth century.

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