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Yo, parents! Back away from the Easter eggs! (Or the hunt's off)

Publié par Clifford Armion le 04/06/2012

Rene Lynch

Parents, don't be rotten eggs: If your weekend plans include taking the kids to an Easter egg hunt, please stick to the sidelines -- lest you ruin it for everyone, including your kids.
That's the parental takeaway after the annual Easter egg hunt in the Old Colorado City shopping district in Colorado Springs, Colo., was canceled due to safety concerns. Apparently some overly aggressive parents -- or "helicopter parents," to use the trendy term -- were determined to make sure their children got plenty of Easter eggs. 
The free Easter egg hunt had been held for at least 11 years, starting as a small community get-together that also helped boost the local economy. It became a quaint annual tradition for many families.
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"Yo, parents! Back away from the Easter eggs! (Or the hunt's off)", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), juin 2012. Consulté le 28/01/2021. URL: http://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/yo-parents-back-away-from-the-easter-eggs-or-the-hunt-s-off-