All of us need to play, but most emphatically our children do.. Even lions and bears, cats, dogs and gerbils play “rough house” with their kids. Some “do gooders” are attempting to eliminate this kind of play for humans. I give that a well deserved 0 on the value scale. These people seem to be targeting every little behavior that might ever be suspected of trending ” male” for elimination. Don’t wanna live in their world. Here is a vigorous defense of tossing your toddler onto the bed for a tickle.. and here is another article on the same subject.