Preparing your sons for the bad guys

We just enrolled our oldest son in some karate lessons. I am not sure how useful this will be, but given that I got regularly in trouble with bad guys in school, I am hoping it will help him a bit.

Would you gang up on this kid?

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Daniel Lemire

A computer science professor at the University of Quebec (TELUQ).

2 thoughts on “Preparing your sons for the bad guys”

  1. I’d rather go for Aikido, it’s more important to dodge the blows than to pretend to make an impression as being tough, most especially for a kid.
    I have been doing Aikido myself for many years but lazyness and age made me gave up.

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