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Writer Jenn Wohletz says unruly children in restaurants aren't fair to diners without children—especially parents who've gone to the trouble to get a sitter and have a night out without kids.

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Let's face it: some parents are perfectly happy to let waitstaff keep an eye on their kids, and it drives a lot of people crazy.

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But would such a policy punish parents whose kids don't act out in restaurants? Let's face it, you only notice the kids that are out-of-control.

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This commenter points out that many restaurants just aren't great environments for little kids—no wonder they act out. Maybe creating child-free space would actually be doing them a favor...

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Kids are people too, yo. Some say banning kids from certain spaces is discriminatory.  Weren't we all crying babies at one time?

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