Parents on Kids: Pierced Ears, Sure; But a Late Night Out – Not So Fast

Question: Mom, Dad, can I have a credit card? Answer: Nope. Nor, for most parents, can a teen-ager have a glass of beer at a family event, attend an unsupervised party, or, if a girl, stay out past 11 p.m. Click here for a PDF with charts and questionnaire. So much for rampant permissiveness. Instead this ABC News/Good Morning America Weekend poll finds significant parental constraints on children's activities. Four in 10, for instance, rule out social networking websites and unsupervised...Full Story
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