Parental exploitation or organic fun? 6-year-old goes viral for reviews of Shirley Temples

The Charlie Brennan Show with Amy Marxkors discusses something that just doesn’t seem right about a newly viral 6-year-old who has become internet famous for his reviews of Shirley Temple drinks.

The Charlie Brennan Show with Amy Marxkors
February 06, 2020 - 2:23 pm
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(KMOX) - It states on the @theshirleytempleking that this account is "managed by parents." So Amy Marxkors asks, are the parents taking it too far? 

When does viral social media content created by a child cross the line and become exploitation? That's what we discussed on The Charlie Brennan Show with Amy Marxkors today. 

Related: This Adorable 6-Year-Old Is on a Mission to Review Every Shirley Temple He Tries

Take a look at some of the video posted below to and judge for yourself:

Alert--: It’s my first Shirley Temple in California. I was at @bucadibeppo and I thought why not give it a whirl... big mistake! C’mon west coast, where are the good Shirleys at? #westcoast #italy #fun #universalstudios #kidsofinstagram #hollywood #california #comeon #foodie #kids #instagood #instafood #instafun #italia-no

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“You had me at... Hoodoo!” Thank you @cmsexton @hoodoobrownbbq for an unbelievable lunch and my best Shirley Temple to date! This place is smokin’, literally. Don’t walk, RUN to Hoodoo Brown BBQ in Ridgefield! • • • • #hoodoobrown #bbq #ctbites #cteats #kidsofinstagram #review #barbeque #instafood #babybackribs #northeast #newengland #connecticut #wings #saturdayvibes #instafood #nyc #ct #foodie #drinks #connecticutgram #ctfoodie #yummy #delicious #newyork

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What a bummer! No Shirley Temples at @bazillesonocollection @nordstrom @shopthesonocollection so I ordered a #lemonade -- • • • • #foodie #drinks #kids #yummy #justinbieber #aviatornation #hollywood #nyc #cteats #ctbites #kidsofinstagram #fun #food #foodstagram #instagram #vacationisover #school #backtoschool #holidayseason #shopping #fashion #bieber #shirleytemple #kidsfashion

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