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Oh, Mother

Are these parents quirky or crazy? You decide!

March 2012

Mom's Diet for 'Obese' Daughter, 7, Outrages Parents

03/26/12

Mom's Diet for 'Obese' Daughter, 7, Outrages Parents

Dara-Lynn Weiss micro-managed her 'fat' kid's food intake private and publicly for a year and – after Bea lost 16 pounds – wrote a jaw-dropping article about it for Vogue.

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Huggies Diaper Ad Jabs at Dads, Gets Pulled

03/19/12

Huggies Diaper Ad Jabs at Dads, Gets Pulled

When the diaper company turns to the age-old sales pitch of clueless dad, it triggers backlash from a generation of fathers who are more involved.

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Parents Forget their Kids at Chuck E. Cheese's

03/12/12

Parents Forget their Kids at Chuck E. Cheese's

In both Maryland and Texas, parents manage to leave behind their kids after parties – in one case, it was the birthday girl – and not notice for hours.

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Detroit Child's Death Blamed on Baby Shower Fight

03/05/12

Detroit Child's Death Blamed on Baby Shower Fight

Delric Miller, a 9-month-old boy, is dead. Family members blame an argument. It's a sad case in a city hit with a heavy homicide toll in 2012.

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