Friday, August 1, 2014

Let ’Em Eat Dirt

Here's another great article.  This one from the New York Times.

"Somehow, we’ve arrived at a moment when a kid playing by himself, Internet-free and helicopter-parentless, is a surprising thing. Huck Finn may be deep in the American DNA, but he’s disappeared from the summer landscape, replaced by the boy in the bubble. No dirt, no unplanned moments, and no time for discovery."  Read the full story by Timothy Egan HERE.

Let's bring Huck Finn back.  Now there's a kid who knew how to get mud on his feet!