Saddam Given 48 Hours
In the remaining thirty-five hours that President Bush has given Saddam Hussein to leave Iraq, the folks over at Sesame Street will be busy, too.
Children's Television Workshop has prepared a set of messages seeking to give kids some comfort. Parents, too. Public television stations have been asked to extend preschool programming all day. While FoxNews and CNN and other channels talk war, many PBS stations will provide a safe haven.
The Wall Street Journal points out that children take their cues from adults: if we arent edgy or anguished, our kids wont be, either:
The times immediately ahead require special attention from all of us. We need to be aware of the special demands of this new situation.
Brad Messer commentary, KTSA.