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Fourth Grader Makes School Lunch Documentary, Wins Awards

06/20/13

Fourth Grader Makes School Lunch Documentary, Wins Awards

Critics and audiences are 'eating up' an 11-year-old's film 'Yuck: A 4th Grader's Short Documentary About School Lunch' about the dreaded cafeteria food at his public school in NYC.

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'Toddlers & Tiaras' 2-Year-Old Contestant Drinks Coffee Daily

06/10/13

'Toddlers & Tiaras' 2-Year-Old Contestant Drinks Coffee Daily

Alexa Hensley has an adult-sized appetite for sweets, thanks to mom – who's been giving her daughter coffee every morning since she was 9 months old.

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Tween Singer Makes Music Video That Worries Some Parents

06/04/13

Tween Singer Makes Music Video That Worries Some Parents

The 10-year-old rapper Sophia Grace has released original song 'Girls Just Gotta Have Fun.' Is this talented British girl acting too old for her age?

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College Student Fakes Kidnapping to Dodge Telling Parents About Bad Grade

05/23/13

College Student Fakes Kidnapping to Dodge Telling Parents About Bad Grade

19-year-old Aftab Aslam received a failing grade in English for the second time and was so afraid to tell his parents, he went to great lengths to hide.

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Parents Take Children's Problems into Their Own Hands

05/22/13

Parents Take Children's Problems into Their Own Hands

These two 'vigilante' moms (and a few dads) illustrate the saying 'I'd do anything for my kid.' Would your 'Mama Bear' instinct prompt you to do the same?

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Feminists Protest Barbie Dreamhouse in Berlin, Germany

05/16/13

Feminists Protest Barbie Dreamhouse in Berlin, Germany

The iconic plastic doll has a 27,000-square-foot real-life home temporarily on display in the European city. Little girls are swooning, while feminist groups are fuming.

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Pregnant Hockey Fan Stays Entire Game Despite Going Into Labor

05/15/13

Pregnant Hockey Fan Stays Entire Game Despite Going Into Labor

Mom-to-be Donna Lebano was at a Chicago Blackhawks playoff game last week when she started having contractions. But the devoted fan stayed to see the win before giving birth.

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'Baby Mugging' Photos an Adorable New Parent Trend

05/01/13

'Baby Mugging' Photos an Adorable New Parent Trend

Moms and dads are taking photos of their little ones 'inside' coffee mugs – and the results are super cute.

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Mom Blogger Designs 'Tool' To Teach Kids About Birth

04/22/13

Mom Blogger Designs 'Tool' To Teach Kids About Birth

Blogger from 'One Classy Motha!' makes and sells Beaver Baby, a rather uncomfortable educational 'tool' to teach curious children exactly where babies come from.

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'Collective Parenting' Comment by MSNBC Host Sparks Viral Firestorm

04/15/13

'Collective Parenting' Comment by MSNBC Host Sparks Viral Firestorm

Pundit Melissa Harris-Perry says kids 'belong' to the 'community' in a TV spot promoting her show. It's got conservatives angry, some even crying 'communist.'

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