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Old 06-24-2019, 05:22 PM
EdelweissPirate is offline
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Originally Posted by Nansbread1 View Post
Teenage rooms, including my own children in their twenties, are an incredibly terrible mess. All their clothes on the floor food and used dishes and cutlery on every inch of space. Most parents know this and live with it. Is this also a relatively modern illness?
No; itís not modern. In fact, anthropologists and evolutionary psychologists have determined that immature prefrontal cortexes inhibit not only tidiness, but also the ability to get off your lawn.

In all seriousness, the kids are all right. They always have been, regardless of their eldersí moral panics.