It’s hard being a kid with an over-grown social conscience.

J:  “I want those shoes with the check marks on them.  Can we go to Wal-Mart and get some?”

Mean Mommy:  “Honey, we don’t shop at Wal-Mart.”

J:  “Why not?  Because they don’t pay their workers enough money?”

Mean Mommy:  “Pretty much.”

L (from the other room):  “The shoes with the check marks are Nike.  I bet they don’t pay their workers enough either.”

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