I Am Bored

Loads of viral videos, games, memes, lists and social networking for when you're bored. Updated every day, so visit often.
Latest Popular Most Bookmarked Most Emailed Top Rated My Favorites Random Chat
All Games Funny Entertainment Quizzes Weird Tech Lifestyle, Arts & Lit. News & Politics Science Sports Misc
T-Shirts   Submit Content  

Foamy The Squirrel On Self Important Parents

Does having children destroy your individuality. Foamy says NO.

submitted by: smaus
< Back Next >
Foamy The Squirrel On Self Important Parents. Does having children destroy your individuality. Foamy says NO.
+ Add to Favs
Hits: 6857 | Favorites: 3 | Emailed: 0 | Rating: 2.2 | Category: Entertainment | Date: 03/21/2012
 popular today
F*ck You Jesus [Pix] Blasphemy has never been so funny.
Lately, My Girlfriend`s Been Smothering Me [Pic] I think I need some space [NSFW] [NSFL]
Don`t Tread On Me [Pic] Someday I hope to have a relationship as strong as this man`s chest.
Everyday Items With Odd Designs [Pic] I would use all of these.... repeatedly.
Chris Rock On The Comeback [Pic] Even for a comedian, he makes a pretty strong point.
More Comments >

Female, 40-49, Western US
 74 Posts
Friday, March 23, 2012 1:07:52 PM
Oh, and let's not forget the newest craze: Inflicting the rest of their social networking friends lists with up-to-the-second updates on the cutest thing their little pukepod has done JUST NOW...OMG! The baby just spit up! OMG, the baby just burped/farted/dirtied a diaper! Ugh. And, they have to post poor-quality cellphone pix of EACH. EVENT. As if there has never, ever been another baby born on the planet before their kid was spawned.

I`m a Mom. My 3 sons are now young adults. But come on...I really don`t need to see my FaceSpace wall plastered with 147 new snapshots of someone else`s rugrat every day when I log in. And it`s not just one or two people doing this...it`s every single New Parent now. WHY?!?

Not to mention, how`s this going to impact JR`s life when they`re old enough to realize their bare bottom has been plastered all over the internet since Day One, along with every bath, breast-feeding session and diaper change they ever got until they turned 1 year o

Female, 18-29, Eastern US
 2524 Posts
Thursday, March 22, 2012 6:59:02 PM
I see rants like this on the internet all the time, but I have yet to meet a parent who actually behaves this way. Maybe I just hang out with really cool parents, but I kinda get the feeling that these people don't exist and child haters just want something to yell about.

Female, 40-49, Australia
 4316 Posts
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 11:49:15 PM
foamy needs to get a girlfriend and have some baby squirills.

Male, 40-49, Eastern US
 6018 Posts
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 11:03:31 PM
Foamy's point: A lot of parents, particularly new ones, seem to lose the ability to take a joke and get predictably self-righteous about the new meaning children have given their lives.

Several commenters in this thread: This video isn`t funny and my child has given my life more meaning than your squirrel-drawing life will ever have.

Do I need to connect the dots here, people?

Foamy is deliberately over-the-top. He goes on hyperactive, overcaffeinated, misanthropic rants by design. Much of the fun is watching him get all worked up and in a tizzy. So relax. Virtually everyone understands that children are great (even, I`m sure, Foamy`s creator).

Male, 30-39, Midwest US
 256 Posts
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 9:53:50 PM
Being a parent is awesome. This rant was written by someone who hates seeing other people have meaningful lives.

More Comments >

Bored | Suggest a Link | Contact I Am Bored | About I Am Bored | Link to I Am Bored | Live Submission | Privacy | TOS | Ad Choices | Copyright Policy |