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Is Your 5-Year-Old Transgender?

n2win Wrote: May 22, 2012 8:56 AM
I was about 4 or 5 when I insisted to my mother that I wanted to be a girl. To which she replied "shut up" then handed me my toy tank and told me to go outside and play until the street lights came on. I've been happy ever since.
tibby2 Wrote: May 22, 2012 9:05 AM
Nothing wishy-washy about your mom. I am still laughing.

(P.S. such decisiveness is usually considered a male trait. Shows you how so many are wrong)
gatorbait Wrote: May 22, 2012 9:11 AM

Thats how Parents are suppose to be,, you were Lucky,, just imagine those parents who wanted a little boy and got a little girl but made her a little boy by dressing and making her do BOY THINGS

thank god for Loving and Caring MOMS huh
Larue4 Wrote: May 22, 2012 11:32 AM
Real life example of two gay moms who adopted a little boy and thought it would be "cute" to raise him as a girl. Dressed him in little girl clothes, bought him only dolls, etc. to play with.

Sick, sick, sick. No to gay adoptions.
K'ssandra Wrote: May 22, 2012 7:32 PM
I totally agree that those people were not only wrong, but abusive, in trying to raise a boy as a girl -- but you can't judge a group that contains millions of people by the actions of 2. Should I judge christians by the actions of those who put me in the hospital because they were taught to hate homosexuals? Should I judge men by the one who broke into my home and raped me?

A 5-year-old child with large dark eyes, full lips and a button nose stares out from the front page of the Washington Post Sunday edition. "Transgender at Five" declares the provocative headline. The child's hair is being cut in a close boy's cut by her father.

We learn from the article that "Tyler," who was born "Kathryn," began insisting that she was a boy at the age of 2. "'I am a boy' became a constant theme in struggles over clothing, bathing, swimming, eating, playing, breathing." The child's parents, at first uneasy and later accepting of their girl's desire to be...