boy in princess costumeWould you let your little boy be a princess for Halloween? Would you let your daughter be Spider-Man? ABC's What Would You Do sent a mom to the costume store with a couple of kids (all actors). Each kid insisted on a costume that was utterly non-traditional for their gender: Quentin picked out a Belle dress while Joli picked out a Spider-Man costume. Hidden cameras caught how other shoppers would react.
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No surprise. Several grownups felt it their duty to inform the kids that they needed to choose a more appropriate costume. "You really can't be a princess," other moms told the boy. Nip that cross-dressing tendency in the bud! I mean, it's just a phase, of course, but what if ...?
The other parents at the store were clearly uncomfortable with the whole idea of little boys in sweet, shiny princess dresses. One mom had a very kind-hearted explanation. She just wanted to save the boy from bullies. "Kids are cruel. I don'tRead More »from What's so Wrong About a Boy in a Princess Costume? (VIDEO)