Black People : Meanness in girls can start at 3

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  1. MzBlkAngel

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    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Meanness in girls can start when they still are toddlers, a Brigham Young University study found. It found that girls as young as 3 or 4 will use manipulation and peer pressure to get what they want.

    "It could range from leaving someone out to telling their friends not to play with someone to saying, 'I'm not going to invite you to my birthday party,'" said Craig Hart, study co-author and professor of marriage, family and human development at BYU. "Some kids are really adept at being mean and nasty."

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    Meanness has already started in my daughter...she won't give me a kiss unless she gets her way!
     
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    :lol: :lol: :lol:

    Is this what I have to look forward to when my wife and I have children? Well, I have to get a wife first. :lol:
     
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    That would be the thing to do first before the :baby:
     
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    Wait till she get older wheeeew :lol:
     
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    Yes brother Monetary, girls naturally know how to manipulate men. When my daughter was 9 months old she would give me a kiss or hug to avoid getting in trouble (for dropping food, etc). She gives me little looks, gesters...she knows that I have a soft spot for her, and uses it to her advantage. She will kiss my wife anytime, but with me she only does it when she wants something....my wife is the same way!
     
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