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Web Game Creator: Buying Condoms, Adopting Orphans is 'Stylish' Fun

The controversial new My Minx Web craze has outraged parents' groups. Credit: Tim Stewart News / Rex USA
An online game designed to let young girls create a character based on breast size, adopt orphans from developing countries, a la Angelina J...

New Program to Teach Parents Internet Safety

Donna Rice Hughes informs parents about Internet safety. Credit: Enough Is Enough
Hope Witsell committed suicide, becoming the nation's second death clearly linked to "sexting." Last June, Witsell, 13, photographed her breasts and forwarded ...

PBS Kids Games: A Brief Overview

If your child loves shows like "Super Why!" and "WordWorld" from the PBS Kids TV line-up, he or she will love to play games with these characters on the PBS Kids web site. PBS Kids was founded in 1993 by the Public Broadcasting Service as the bran...

Curious George Games: Tons of Fun

The Curious George Games website is part of PBS Kids and is a place where fans of the popular "Curious George" books can play educational games as well as print out activity sheets for offline fun. Written by Margret and H.A. Rey, the Curious George ...

Weekend Fun and Games

It's Friday again and time to make some plans for the weekend. Here are some ideas for family-friendly fun as adapted from reviews and ratings by Common Sense Media. Click on the links to read the reviews in full. At the Movies This movie may be ...

Weekend Fun and Games

The weekend is upon us and it is time to make some plans. Here is a look at what's new in the world of kid's entertainment this weekend as adapted from reviews and ratings by Common Sense Media. At the Movies In Phoebe in Wonderland, a defiant ni...

Dairy Queen launches Website for tweens

Considering the fact that Dairy Queen has been around for over 60 years and is one of the largest fast food chains in the world, one wonders why it took them so long to jump on the virtual world bandwagon. But now they have jumped and are aiming at t...

Are any kids actually playing Miss Bimbo?

They say that any press is good press, and that seems to be true for the makers of the now notorious Miss Bimbo, an online game geared toward 'tweens and teens. The site made headlines last week, and parents across the 'net stood up in protest. Miss ...

Meet me in Webkinz World

For some time now, Ellie has been wanting a Webkinz. For the uninitiated, Webkinz are these cute little stuffed creatures that you buy in the real world and play with in a virtual one. Online, you 'adopt' your pet and set it up in its very own room. ...

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