News flash: Your kid isn't special

#Opinion

Thu, Dec 17th, 2009 20:57 by capnasty NEWS

"Our kids are a mess!" says Larry Winget, motivational speaker, personal finance author, self-professed 'pit bull of personal development' and author of Your Kids are Your Own Fault: A Guide for Raising Responsible, Productive Adults. "They are overmedicated, overindulged, overweight, overentertained, undereducated, underachieving, underdisciplined, disrespectful, illiterate brats with a sense of entitlement that is crippling society". The reason, says Winget: bad parenting.

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