Comic: Screens Unlimited

This is Pi Day #065

… and then you take a second and you realize that they’re chatting, gaming, writing, and coding together. Would I prefer that she was out kicking a ball around, skipping rope, or making a fort? Nah! … because at her age I was camped in front of a NES fighting over a controller with my pals.

The Script

Dad: Are you ready for the sleepover?

Kid: no … you need to add more time to my tablet

Dad: You have two hours on your daily time limit.  

Dad: Why do you need more? You’ll be with your friends.

Kid: and they’re all allowed more screen time than me!

Dad: My point is that you should just talk… play… make something together.

Kid: yeah i know!  that’s why i need my tablet