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The NFL’s Ray Rice 2-Game Suspension And Why I’m Not Raising My Daughters on Football
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The NFL’s Ray Rice 2-Game Suspension And Why I’m Not Raising My Daughters on Football

2 games. 1/8th of a single season. That’s the going rate for knocking your fiancée out cold, on camera, during the NFL offseason. That’s what a woman is worth to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, the Baltimore Ravens football team, and the rest of the NFL machine in 2014 — 2 games.  […]

Preserve the Playdate!
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Preserve the Playdate!

There’s been a lot of fuss lately made over “dad blogger” Chris Bernholdt’s cockamamie scheme to, as he puts it: “BANISH THE PLAYDATE.” In Bernholdt’s world of make believe, kids would use “rotary phones” to “spontaneously” “play” with their “friends.” And they would climb something called a “tree.” WITHOUT ADULT […]

The 7 Things I Stopped Worrying About As A Parent
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The 7 Things I Stopped Worrying About As A Parent

I’ve been at this parenting game for a while now. Not as long as my wise sage of a dear pal, Jim Higley, mind you, but long enough to have accumulated quite a bit of dirt beneath my parental fingernails, which have been painted numerous times and in a variety […]

Remember When July was Called Summer Break not Back To School Season?
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Remember When July was Called Summer Break not Back To School Season?

The week of July 7th, it turns out, is when the big red button was pushed. Somewhere, maybe in a boardroom, or in a committee pre-meeting about the actual meeting but before the follow-up meeting to discuss what was discussed during that very same meeting, or possibly in a sterile, […]

Counteracting the Hobby Lobby #LikeAGirl
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Counteracting the Hobby Lobby #LikeAGirl

Today isn’t a great day for women in the United States. The Hobby Lobby and the Supreme Court proved once again that corporations and big business and (some) religions are valued more than a woman, her rights, her body, and her life. To counteract that heaping pile of anti-feminine shit […]

8 Ways the World Cup is Exactly Like Parenting
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8 Ways the World Cup is Exactly Like Parenting

There are many parallels between the FIFA World Cup and parenting life. Here are 8 ways the World Cup and parenting are exactly alike. Yes, diving is involved. 1) BORING BUT BEAUTIFUL There is a lot of what outsiders would deem mundane activity, boring stuff, but what good parents and […]

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