Charlie Sheen Is a Great Parenting Model

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Do you think that Charlie Sheen is a great parenting model? Of course I don’t, but I bet I got your attention? He is a great model of how not to behave, as so many of our so-called “celebrities” are today in abundance.

When I was growing up we had terrific male role models.  JFK stood out as the image of a man to me when I was a boy. I was devastated by his assassination.  Sports stars were also heroic and in some cases much larger than life, especially to kids. When Sandy Koufax (scroll to the end of this column to see SK in action at his prime) made the difficult choice not to pitch a World Series game because it conflicted with his faith, he showed us what it meant to be a man, let alone a man of faith.

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