care about kids. [Emphasis in original.] ... Kids need special rules, special protections and strong, mediating forces that will place their interests above the ruthless imperatives of short-term profit margins. The last time I checked, that was supposed to be the role of government in our democratic system." On one level he is, of course, correct. But government regulation by itself will never be the solution and will in fact open a Pandora's box of new problems. Before the public surrenders its freedoms -- and that is what regulation does -- it should exercise its responsibilities.