Someone has dared buck the teen drinking consensus. In response, the usual experts are saying things like:
"That's ridiculous," says Calvina Fay, executive director of the Drug Free America Foundation. "By allowing teens to drink," Fay says, "you are giving permission to your children to do harmful things."Calvina? How appropriate.
Previous studies of drinking histories have never distinguished between parents who offer their teens a taste and those who get drunk with their children.