Monthly Archives: February 2020

The Birds and Bees

This week we offer a cautionary tale of the internet and the type of content your kids may stumble upon while using it. A parental warning usually goes without saying for us, but seriously, we mean it. You don't want your kids listening to this one.

Things We Talked About:

01:10 - Public schools give an inadequate and confusing sexual education

03:50 - Why it's hard to actually research porn

10:30 - Behavioral implications of exposure to porn

14:45 - How does any of this relate to kids movies?

17:45 - ElsaGate started in 2014 on YouTube

23:00 - How these videos reach your kids and some safeguards you can put in place

28:00 - What you need to know about the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)

37:00 - Children and internet behavior tracking

45:00 - Next on Latchkey Movies: Back to talking about movies with Bolt

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Kung Fu Panda

This movie gave us the perfect opportunity to discuss the misdeeds of actors and how to approach their involvement in the media our kids consume. It's a laundry list of questionable, to bad, to really bad. But we do eventually talk about the movie, we promise.

Things We Talked About: