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[Discuss] protecting kids online

Richard Pieri <richard.pieri at> writes:

> Kent Borg wrote:
>> But putting up content blocks seems the wrong first step, it sets her up
>> as an opponent, doesn't it?
> Precisely. That's why I call these things half-assed. What happens
> when a kid is told not to do something? What did you -- any of you --
> do when you were told, as a kid, not to do something? Chances are you
> did it anyway, and chances are you did it because you were told not to
> do it.

So if you want to cultivate an interest in hacking linux routers, etc.,
a good first step would be to block porn?

Mike Small
smallm at

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