Sunday, August 2, 2015

Will a 9 p.m. curfew stop teen flash mobs?

READER POLL

Will a 9 p.m. curfew stop teen flash mobs?

Yes, troublemakers will get arrested.
 
  190 (12.6%)
No, kids are people too.
 
  35 (2.3%)
Yes, they should be home with parents.
 
  214 (14.2%)
No, curfews don’t stop bad behavior.
 
  1063 (70.8%)
Total votes = 1502
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Monica Yant Kinney: Teen mob attacks are nothing new


Letters to the Editor
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RAHA MOHARRAK was 25 when her parents said it was time for her to marry, but she decided she wasn't a toaster - as in "Ping! It's ready" - the Saudi Arabian woman told a U.S. audience recently. "I wasn't ready." Nor was she interested in giving up her job, car or independent life in Dubai, or up for the demeaning ritual in which "you get all dolled up, get onstage and dance at a wedding, and wait for some mom to see you and say, 'She's good for my son.' "