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How to Explain

E-mail: “Rich, I have had five four year-olds, and you can’t explain a lot of these things to a four year-old–you just promise to explain when she is older! However…the Veggie Tales “King George and the Rubber Duckie” episode is perfect in its depiction, for a child’s mind, of someone in authority being self-indulgent, lustful, and negligent of his duties. I highly recommend it! In the video story, as in the case of King David, after whose Biblical story it is patterned, the king sees the light in the end, and reforms.”

Rich Lowry — Rich Lowry is the editor of National Review. He can be reached via email: 

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