It’s an either/or world. The latest evidence is a series of articles making the rounds on mommy blogs. It’s yet another iteration of the modesty vs. responsibility battle that flares up and dies down without ever really going away. The latest round went like this:
One mother of sons pleads with girls to stop posting photos of themselves half-naked in sexy, come-hither poses. It makes it hard for boys to see you as anything other than sexual objects, she explains.
Is outrage! responds the blogging world, especially mothers of daughters. Why aren’t we telling the boys to take responsibility for their own behavior and their own brains? Why is it always up to the girls to hide so...READ MORE