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Posted: 1/18/2015 8:01:28 AM EST
[Last Edit: 1/18/2015 8:10:32 AM EST by FiveSolas76]
Link Posted: 1/18/2015 8:12:56 AM EST
Dunno, this kid looks pretty dangerous

Link Posted: 1/18/2015 8:16:23 AM EST
[Last Edit: 1/18/2015 8:30:23 AM EST by Claimant]
It's not even about store bought stuff. The first day of the Arts Festival is for the kids, with about 300 8- to 18-year-olds making arts and crafts which they sell to other kids to at the Children and Youth Day sidewalk sale. Kids made and sold rubber band guns, foam swords and whatever else they could come up with. If you made a popular item, you sold a a ton of them and made money. If you had/made a crappy item you didn't sell many of them and were stuck. Of course the popular items were swords and guns.

Now it will be a row/street of kids selling hair ties and bracelet

It's embarrassing to be from Happy Valley sometimes.
Link Posted: 1/18/2015 8:17:17 AM EST
I own a few of these they would probably run screaming into the night if I showed up with those.
Link Posted: 1/18/2015 8:42:48 AM EST
Link Posted: 1/18/2015 8:47:35 AM EST
pacification of the youts
Link Posted: 1/18/2015 8:51:02 AM EST
Just shaking my head.
Link Posted: 1/18/2015 8:52:55 AM EST
I tried to get my kids to sell soap on a rope there, i did.
Link Posted: 1/18/2015 9:00:46 AM EST
[Last Edit: 1/18/2015 9:01:04 AM EST by raymondwoods]
I wonder if this continued pussification will hit the comic con and the like conventions in the future?
Link Posted: 1/18/2015 9:01:35 AM EST
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Originally Posted By Tyrendeth:
I own a few of these they would probably run screaming into the night if I showed up with those.
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The ARFcom of light sabres
Link Posted: 1/18/2015 10:22:39 AM EST
pretty sure it isn't the kids at art fest turning out to be armed robbers..
Link Posted: 1/18/2015 10:24:57 AM EST
I really can't imagine the mindset of people that decide these things.
Link Posted: 1/18/2015 10:30:32 AM EST
I grew up in a lefty anti gun household. I wasn't allowed to have toy guns. Look how well that worked.
Link Posted: 1/18/2015 10:49:53 AM EST
The people that come up with these ideas thinking they will reduce violence are beyond stupid. It really blows my mind. Probably the same people that think people like Chris Kyle were war mongers yet embellish their freedoms. I guess they want their kids to grow up supporting #BlackLivesMatter instead of their boys becoming men.
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