Quoting TheNuge:" <blockquote><b>Quoting kthx.:</b>" But why do it if you don't KNOW? Foreskin regrowth ... [snip!] ... want that just isn't going to happen. What if the boy wanted to be born in a different country or given a different name?"
Quoting mamaluvsher4babies:" I circum my son and glad I did it..I know he has never said "Mom I hate you for getting me circum" LOL..It ... [snip!] ... penis LMAO!!..I dont like what some parents feed their kids. Helping them be overweight and get diabetes, but I stay out of it"
Quoting TheNuge:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Rumpelstiltskin:</b>" But grown men who need circ'ed are rare. ... [snip!] ... more. Some men may WANT a circ but won't get it as its more complicated and painful and involves more scarring later in life."
Quoting Rumpelstiltskin:" It's not done here and I've never met any man who has ever needed one.... and I was a little slut for a few years! "
Quoting kthx.:" It's odd how the US is so pro-circumcision... because it'll prevent STD's, UTI's, etc. but we're the ... [snip!] ... to circumcision our boys for non-religious reasons, and the only country to have problems with intact children. Weird, eh?"
Quoting Rumpelstiltskin:" Seriously! Maybe American boys and men just don't know how to take care of their penises or something... I just don't understand why there are so many with issues!! "
Quoting ßεχ™:" Lol I know its pretty much unheard of over here unless for medical reasons."
Quoting Rumpelstiltskin:" If I were a single mom to a boy I know I'd be lost... I don't know anything about penises! lmao ETA: I know some things about penises, obviously, I'm pregnant! but... you know what I mean! "
Quoting kthx.:" I disagree. It's a cosmetic surgery and should be done with the child asks for it. It won't be at 3 years ... [snip!] ... for properly. So using the whole, "Mother knows best. I'm gonna do what I want." is silly. It's still an unnecessary surgery."
Quoting * Sara *:" And dangerous. Sometimes children have to be protected from their own parents. "
Quoting mamaluvsher4babies:" WOW! Protected from their own parents?? I will let that ignorant statement just slide off my shoulder "
Quoting ~Julie Blue Eyes~:" <blockquote><b>Quoting * Sara *:</b>" And dangerous. Sometimes children have to be ... [snip!] ... from their own parents. "</blockquote> Sometimes they do, sure. This isn't a good example of that, though."