521: Bad Baby

521: Bad Baby

Mar 28, 2014
They're small. And they're cuddly. But sometimes it feels as though our babies were replaced with demon replicas — controlling, demanding, or just downright awful. This week, stories of infants and children who dominate the adults around them with their baditude, or whom adults have painted with the "bad" brush from early on. We also ask the question: at what age does badness begin?
  • Yale psychologist Paul Bloom tells Ira about his research into the morality of babies and young children. (3 minutes)Childhood

    Embed

    Copy and paste the HTML below to embed this story into your web page or blog.

    pixels

Photo

Chris Gethard

Embed

Copy and paste the HTML below to embed this episode into your web page or blog.

pixels