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Filtering Rihanna
by Jonathan McKee
7/8/2015

“What software can I download on my kid’s screens to make sure they don’t see Rihanna’s scandalous new “BBHMM” music video?”

Yes, Rihanna is at it again. Her new exceedingly-violent, sexually-charged music video is at the top of the charts and only a click away on mobile devices. Curious young viewers will see nudity, graphic violence, racial hatred and more. We’d hope our kids wouldn’t be tempted to click on something this profane… but it’s difficult when clicking is so easy (steps on how to prevent this below).

That’s probably why parents—especially of young kids—are frequently on the lookout for some good content filters. “How can I block this stuff from my kid’s phone?”

JONATHAN'S BLOG: TV Interview
Canadian TV show 100 Huntley Street interviewed me a couple times for their TV show... they posted the first interview earlier this year... and they just released the second interview.

Host Maggie John asks me about becoming your kids "Go-to" person about sex.

Here's the interview:

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OFFSITE ARTICLES JONATHAN HAS READ THIS WEEK:
Use of the morning after pill is climbing
Posted on July 7/24/2015, 2015 at 03:37 PM
3 Keys to Raising Boys in a Sex Crazed Culture
Posted on July 7/23/2015, 2015 at 04:24 PM
children and teens should exercise at least 60 minutes per day
Posted on July 7/23/2015, 2015 at 03:49 PM
5 Ways to Salvage Your Relationship with Your Teen
Posted on July 7/23/2015, 2015 at 03:47 PM
Helping Your Kids Get the Sleep They Need
Posted on July 7/23/2015, 2015 at 03:44 PM
How many teens having sex- new CDC report
Posted on July 7/23/2015, 2015 at 03:28 PM
Season 3, Episode 5, Say the Word
NOTE: Did you notice that AMC is showing complete seasons of The Walking Dead on the next 5 Sundays in preparation for Season 6? How do you deal with loss? Rick is suffering big time. Several people in the group
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Smoke Screens
The Different Opinions on Teens and Marijuana
David R. Smith

Two reports released within one week of each other in July addressed marijuana use by teens. One study claimed marijuana use was up while another report said it was down. Which is right?

While adults clamor to make sense of the findings, millions of teens are lost in the smoke screen.
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