Letter: Smashes for laughs

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Sir: I sympathise with the father of the six-year-old who vandalised a nearby home (report, 7 April) when he states that destructive images shown on television are not helpful. Cars smash through plate glass windows 'just for a laugh', while a Building Society advert has an adult totally destroying a wedding breakfast.

If grown-ups earn money by being filmed breaking china and glass and destroying attractive interiors, why shouldn't children?

Yours faithfully,

BETTY HARRIS

London, N1

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