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Oh, Mother

Are these parents quirky or crazy? You decide!
BatDad Parents Kids Wearing Batman Mask, Shares on Vine

09/25/13

BatDad Parents Kids Wearing Batman Mask, Shares on Vine

Atlanta father Blake Wilson uses his superhero alter ego, BatDad, to parent his four children – and broadcasts his advice in hilarious videos online.

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Utah Dad Wears Short Shorts to Teach Daughter a Lesson

09/20/13

Utah Dad Wears Short Shorts to Teach Daughter a Lesson

Scott Mackintosh, a father of seven, cut a pair of jeans into daisy dukes – and then hit the town with his family – to school his teenage daughter about modesty.

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Twerking While Pregnant? Moms-to-Be Jump on Dance Bandwagon

09/11/13

Twerking While Pregnant? Moms-to-Be Jump on Dance Bandwagon

Everyone's doing it, from Miley and Nicki to kids and clubgoers. But how safe is it for expecting mothers – and how many YouTube videos will it spawn?

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Pregnant Women Sell Positive Pregnancy Tests on Craigslist

09/04/13

Pregnant Women Sell Positive Pregnancy Tests on Craigslist

There's apparently a hot market for used pregnancy tests with positive results on this classified ads website – and sellers are asking no questions.

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Parents Who Steal and Bring their Kids Along for the Crime

08/29/13

Parents Who Steal and Bring their Kids Along for the Crime

Robbery and child rearing? Sadly, in the past month, in two cases, moms have mixed those two ingredients, including an incident at a southeast Michigan Meijer.

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Dad Wants Daughter to Have 'Awesome Sex'

08/27/13

Dad Wants Daughter to Have 'Awesome Sex'

This father shares his hopes for his offspring – and they aren't as traditional as you might expect. Is his approach one that you would consider taking?

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The Children's Place Removes Controversial T-shirt From Store Shelves

08/19/13

The Children's Place Removes Controversial T-shirt From Store Shelves

The kids clothing chain pulls a 'sexist' tee from its back-to-school clothing lineup after receiving plenty of backlash from parents on Twitter and Facebook.

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My Lil' Yuppie Flash Cards Teach Kids Life's Finer Things

08/16/13

My Lil' Yuppie Flash Cards Teach Kids Life's Finer Things

This game is one of the newest items in a 'baby bling' phenomenon that's spiraled out of control. Spoiling your children just got educational.

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New York Man Tries To Sell Girlfriend's Baby on Craigslist

08/12/13

New York Man Tries To Sell Girlfriend's Baby on Craigslist

Paul Marquez, 22, is in big trouble after allegedly posting classified web ads to sell his date's infant – because mom wasn't giving him enough attention.

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British Professor Says Kids Don't Need To Learn Spelling or Grammar

08/09/13

British Professor Says Kids Don't Need To Learn Spelling or Grammar

A UK university teacher makes the case that smartphones' autocorrecting features makes some traditional language lessons obsolete. For realz.

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