It’s Father’s Day. The early-midsummer Sunday that serves as the perfunctory bookend to Mother’s Day. While it’s an occasion for the dads out there to take a load off and watch some golf (try a Red Bull if the goal is to stay awake) or the NBA Finals (since it’s Game Five, try a Five…
According to the Garrison Keillor’s Writer’s Almanac: Mother’s Day is still the busiest day of the year for florists, restaurants, and long-distance phone companies. Father’s Day is the day on which the most collect phone calls are made. Discuss. Dad, I’ll see you someday, Tom Chandler.
Leviticus 20:9For every one that curseth his father or his mother shall be surely put to death: he hath cursed his father or his mother; his blood shall be upon him.Happy Goddamn Father's Day. And discuss. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
For those of you who are moms — Happy Belated Mother’s Day! I’m not a mom yet, but I am in awe of those of you who are moms. Being a mom is no easy feat! Last year I spent Mother’s Day with my grandma. Shortly after that day, she passed away, so I’m grateful... Show More Summary
In a heartbreaking video released on Tuesday, three DREAMers reunited with their mothers through a fence at the U.S./Mexican border, six years after they were separated by deportation. The happy, but ultimately sullen exchange in Nogales, AZ, was organized by United We Dream, an advocacy group that used the reunion to highlight the need for [...]
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Australian writer Brendan Cowell’s claustrophobic new play Happy New centres on two young brothers dealing with the trauma of being locked in a chicken coop and abandoned by their mother. It’s a story well-suited to the tiny Trafalgar Studio 2 where the audience is close enough to see the actors’ every drop of spit and sweat. Show More Summary
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