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Oh, Mother

Are these parents quirky or crazy? You decide!
Blogger Dad Attacks 'It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown'

10/29/12

Blogger Dad Attacks 'It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown'

One parent causes backlash after he calls for the retirement of Charlie Brown's holiday TV specials, claiming they promote bullying.

Posted at 01:19 PM | Permalink | Comments: 2

Parents of Athletes Get in Violent Altercations at Kids' Sports Games

10/26/12

Parents of Athletes Get in Violent Altercations at Kids' Sports Games

From college football mom Lawanda Ann Alford's outburst to dads punching each other at peewee baseball games, some parents are throwing insults and fists.

Posted at 04:10 PM | Permalink | Comments

Frighteningly Bad Kids Halloween Costumes

10/25/12

Frighteningly Bad Kids Halloween Costumes

Too sexy, too gruesome and way too politically incorrect for comfort, these inappropriate getups beg the question: Should we laugh or should we really be scared?

Posted at 04:23 PM | Permalink | Comments

Mom Goes On Strike To Teach Kids A Lesson

10/17/12

Mom Goes On Strike To Teach Kids A Lesson

When Jessica Stilwell got tired of being a maid to her three children after long days at work, she quit cleaning without warning – and blogged about it.

Posted at 12:18 PM | Permalink | Comments

North Carolina Mom Arrested for Tattooing 11 Year-Old Daughter

10/11/12

North Carolina Mom Arrested for Tattooing 11 Year-Old Daughter

After her child asked for one, a mother tattooed a heart on her tween girl – with own tools. A debate about parental rights and child abuse ensued.

Posted at 04:18 PM | Permalink | Comments

New Father's Distracted Dad Photo Series Goes Viral

10/04/12

New Father's Distracted Dad Photo Series Goes Viral

A Maryland father creates a photo series mocking the 'distracted dad' stereotype – and becomes an instant internet sensation.

Posted at 12:32 PM | Permalink | Comments

Dad Publicly Shames Toddler Daughter for Pooping in the Shower on Reddit

10/04/12

Dad Publicly Shames Toddler Daughter for Pooping in the Shower on Reddit

Father claims he was just making light of a messy situation – but plenty of parents think this latest web humiliation of a kid is a load of, well, you know.

Posted at 12:23 PM | Permalink | Comments

Mom Potty Trains Toddlers in Utah Restaurant

09/10/12

Mom Potty Trains Toddlers in Utah Restaurant

Toilet training can be a 24-7 job for moms of toddlers, granted. But this woman thought doing it during dinnertime – in public – was a perfectly fine approach.

Posted at 10:10 AM | Permalink

Toddlers and Tiaras Alum Honey Boo Boo's Pet Pig Glitzy Saga

08/31/12

Toddlers and Tiaras Alum Honey Boo Boo's Pet Pig Glitzy Saga

The former T&T star, now leading her own TLC show, gets a pet pig after losing a pageant – and then loses the swine, too. Sweet, or just spoiled?

Posted at 04:02 PM | Permalink | Comments: 1

Teens and Bragging: A Normalized Practice or A New Way Of Socializing?

08/30/12

Teens and Bragging: A Normalized Practice or A New Way Of Socializing?

With Twitter, YouTube and Instagram, more kids are sharing everything about their lives – including how much stuff they have. Is this bragging or just a part of changing social norms?

Posted at 04:39 PM | Permalink | Comments

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