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Oh, Mother

Are these parents quirky or crazy? You decide!
Toronto Resident Wants Dr. Seuss' Hop on Pop Banned

05/12/14

Toronto Resident Wants Dr. Seuss' Hop on Pop Banned

Can a classic children's picture book promote violence towards fathers? A Canadian library patron, who wants the title pulled from circulation, thinks so.

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Post-Baby Corset May Help Moms Regain Pre-Pregnancy Body

05/06/14

Post-Baby Corset May Help Moms Regain Pre-Pregnancy Body

With Belly Bandit's new 'Mother Tucker' shaper, a century-old tradition is heading back to help mommies lose baby flab. But is it the trick to blasting pounds?

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Upping the Prom Stakes: Teen Promposals Sweep High Schools

04/18/14

Upping the Prom Stakes: Teen Promposals Sweep High Schools

Prom? Kids are amping up the pitch with crazy creative presentations that rival wedding proposals – and, of course, posting the pix on social media.

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Local Mom Pepper Sprays Chuck E. Cheese's Patrons in Troy

04/09/14

Local Mom Pepper Sprays Chuck E. Cheese's Patrons in Troy

A Hamtramck woman's anger got the best of her at a southeast Michigan location of this kids party chain. What sparked her frustration at fellow patrons?

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Animator Dad Turns Toddler's Antics into Awesome Videos

04/02/14

Animator Dad Turns Toddler's Antics into Awesome Videos

Quick, jaw-dropping footage by DreamWorks visual effects guy Daniel Hashimoto make his 3-year-old son's everyday play turn into epically amazing adventures.

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Working Mom's Open Letter to Gwyneth Paltrow

03/28/14

Working Mom's Open Letter to Gwyneth Paltrow

On the heels of her conscious uncoupling aka divorce from Coldplay's Chris Martin, the actress and mom of two manages to offend working moms around the world.

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Boy Banned From Bringing 'My Little Pony' Lunch Bag to North Carolina School

03/19/14

Boy Banned From Bringing 'My Little Pony' Lunch Bag to North Carolina School

After being bullied for his choice of lunch bag, 9-year-old Grayson Bruce was told to leave the sack with one of his favorite cartoon's characters on it at home.

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New Jersey Teen Demands Parents Pay for College, Bills

03/05/14

New Jersey Teen Demands Parents Pay for College, Bills

In a complex family feud, an 18-year-old cheerleader and honor student sued mom and dad, claiming they kicked her out. So far, a judge isn't making them pay.

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Local Girl's T-shirt Gains Attention After Situation at School

03/03/14

Local Girl's T-shirt Gains Attention After Situation at School

Apparently, there was confusion regarding an at-school situation in which a teacher told a southeast Michigan kid that her T-shirt could be seen as inappropriate. Was it an over reaction or an eye-opening moment?

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Movies R Fun! Book is a Wacky Adult Book in Kids Clothing

02/25/14

Movies R Fun! Book is a Wacky Adult Book in Kids Clothing

The writer works for Pixar. But don't let that fool you. Josh Cooley's new book is definitely for parents, featuring scenes from your fave R-rated flicks.

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