My parents didn’t allow Harry Potter books in the house, but read both Narnia and the Lord of the Rings aloud to us. My parents didn’t let us watch Power Rangers because, demons, I guess, but were a-okay with us watching Star Wars and Star Trek. As a reader recently asked, isn’t this inconsistent? Well yes, yes it is. Let me see if I can hash out a few of the factors involved here and offer some explanation.