Spanking may lower kids' IQs

Spanking may lower kids' IQs

There are 5 comments on the KTVN Reno story from Sep 25, 2009, titled Spanking may lower kids' IQs. In it, KTVN Reno reports that:

The bad news is that youngsters who are spanked might lose IQ points. The good news is that it appears that children's IQs are on the rise -- and at least one expert believes that part of the reason why is that corporal punishment is falling out of favor in the United States and elsewhere.

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YeahRight

Mattapan, MA

#1 Sep 26, 2009
Murray Straus must've been beaten multiple times daily then

What a friggin' waste of government grant money .
buelllady

United States

#2 Sep 26, 2009
that is crazy, so all you intelligent folks were never spanked as a child, if so, you are among a few elite. spanking and beating are two different things and their is nothing wrong in spanking when NEEDED!
citizen

Sevierville, TN

#3 Sep 26, 2009
GW must have had the hell beaten out of him.
Nanny Fine

Mandeville, LA

#4 Sep 27, 2009
New World Order mind control manna.

Since: Sep 09

Phoenix, AZ

#5 Sep 27, 2009
YeahRight wrote:
Murray Straus must've been beaten multiple times daily then
What a friggin' waste of government grant money .
I didn't hear about this until now.

Maybe if the government was forced to balance the books they wouldn't feel so free to throw our money away like this.

Keith

Goodbye mutual funds Hello CoolTrade robotic traders

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