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Weird Kids Toys from Around the World

11/27/12

Weird Kids Toys from Around the World

Strange digital pets, bizarre plush animals, a 'Facebank' and dolls that are subjected to syringes and surgery – check out some odd stuff from afar.

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Breast Milk Baby Breastfeeding Doll Gets Mixed Reviews

11/19/12

Breast Milk Baby Breastfeeding Doll Gets Mixed Reviews

Now hitting the U.S. market, this Spain import toy is getting praise and criticism. Is it a valuable educational tool – or just age-inappropriate?

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Mom Demands Oak Trees be Cut Down for Kids with Nut Allergies

11/15/12

Mom Demands Oak Trees be Cut Down for Kids with Nut Allergies

While some schools have banned peanut butter from cafeterias to protect allergic kids, one mother wants a 100 percent nut-free school – including acorns fallen from trees.

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9-Year-Old Utah Girl Dominates in Tackle Football

11/08/12

9-Year-Old Utah Girl Dominates in Tackle Football

Sam Gordon has become a YouTube sensation after her dad posted a video of her mad skills. Some cheer on; others are concerned about her safety.

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Moms and Marijuana: Pot in School Brownies, Breast Milk

11/06/12

Moms and Marijuana: Pot in School Brownies, Breast Milk

An elementary kid passes out his mom's weed-laced dessert to classmates. And another mother passes on weed to her baby – by nursing the child.

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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.

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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.

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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?

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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.

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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.

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