Nineteen year old pop singer Justin Bieber turned himself into authorities the other day after being accused of assaulting a limo driver in the city. That’s after a DUI arrest in Miami, resisting arrest and the alleged egging of a neighbor’s mansion in California.
A petition to have the singer deported back to Canada in light of recent bad behavior even made it’s way to The White House this week for the President’s consideration!
Here are some questions to help guide a conversation about what your kids might be seeing and hearing via the latest headlines:
Are you surprised by Justin’s recent troubles? Why or why not?
What do you think of the petition to send Justin back to Canada? What should justice for Justin look like? Do you think he needs help or to be punished?
What might you do for a friend who was in the same situation?
What would you say to Justin if you could talk to him?
Do you think celebrities have a responsibility to behave better than the rest of us?
Do you want to be famous? Why or why not?