Kids… Stay in school! Family of Augusta teen in prison says photo shows him being abused
Nope. Not happening. (photo via Creative Commons) My time is up. Throughout my twenties and thirties when people asked me if I wanted to have children, I would say “no,” firmly. But I knew I had a “maybe someday” tucked in my back pocket since I still had time to change my mind. Show More Summary
Joliet, Illinois, police chief says the sex between the four kids was consensual.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Based on an analysis written by a kid in Virginia, the Carolina Panthers might be wise not to invest long term in quarterback Cam Newton. Jeff Atkins posted the article on Twitter, saying it was from the newspaperShow More Summary
There's a memorable scene in Tarantino's cult classic, Pulp Fiction. It's just after John Travolta's trigger-happy character, Vincent Vega, ham-handedly shoots the kid in the car. "The Wolf" is sent to fix the mess, stalks in, and immediately starts firing staccato orders. Show More Summary
Florida mom Kendra Paige Hampton left her children home alone so she could go to a bar and her baby almost choked to death on a cigarette left in the ashtray, Flagler County Sheriff’s Office deputies say. Hampton has three children, a 1-year-old baby, a 2-year-old child and a 9-year-old child, as well. Show More Summary
While Obama’s pro-gay foreign policy ‘seems benign,’ it’s actually meant ‘the continued killing of young children and kids,’ says former Congressman Steve Stockman.
Rest in peace, James Fisher. Rest in peace lil James Fisher. He passed away a couple hours ago. He was the little kid I picked up to dunk a couple of months ago during pregame warmups. He also gave me the rubber band that says James strong. Show More Summary
British parents in Cheshire are on notice: Let your kids play a “mature” videogame and this will not go unnoticed by the state. This new level of micromanagement comes to us from SpikedOnline writer Nancy McDermott, who says, “Amazing how abuse has been defined down to patents making a banal decision others don’t agree with.” […]
A New Hampshire politician is trying to revive a bill that his colleagues merrily beat to death in front of the schoolchildren who authored it. State Senator Jeff Woodburn says the bill, written by fourth graders to make the red-tailed hawk the new state raptor, shouldn't have turned into a messy beatdown invoking both hot dogs and abortion. You don't say? Read more...
Do parents, especially mothers, spend enough time with their children? Though American parents are with their children more than any parents in the world, many feel guilty because they don’t believe it’s enough. That’s because there’s a widespread cultural assumption that the time parents, particularly mothers, spend with children is key to ensuring a bright future.
BY MADELINE KENNEDY Fri Mar 27, 2015 10:50am EDT (Reuters Health) – - Mothers who are overweight before pregnancy and those who gain too much while pregnant are more likely to have obese seven-year-olds, researchers say. Their study,...Show More Summary
Spring Break, the cruelest prank the public schools system ever played on the average working American parent. - 1. Denial. It happens every year. The Friday before Spring Break starts, you say to your kid’s teacher, “See you next week!”...Show More Summary
Massachusetts police say the hostess of this underage, illegal drinking party also made kids pay to get in
While some parents pull out actual measuring spoons when pouring out a teaspoon or tablespoon of their kids’ medications, many just resort to employing the same utensils they use for family meals. But while you might use a spoon for tea, that doesn’t mean it holds only a teaspoon of liquid, and a larger spoon may or may not actually … [More]
A professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of North Carolina says smoking around your kids is abusive and should be illegal, and he's right. More » It’s Time To Stop Pretending Secondhand Smoke Isn’t Child Abuse is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Sex And The City creator Darren Star's new series, Younger, premieres this week on TV Land, telling the tale of a 40-year-old woman who poses as a 26-year-old to score an entry-level job in publishing. We recently spoke with star Sutton...Show More Summary
Angelina Jolie had a big night on Saturday at the Kids' Choice Awards, where she gave an inspiring acceptance speech after winning favorite movie villain for Maleficent. The actress started off by thanking all her fans, saying, "When I was little, like Maleficent, I was told I was different and out of place... Show More Summary
My daughter’s doctor once asked me, “Is it strange not to be able to understand what your own child is saying?” Yep, it is.
I know I am getting old because the red carpet for this event was a Cavalcade of WHO??? for me. I blame Emma Stone for not walking it and thereby allowing me to say, “oh, thank God. Emma Stone. I know her.” Let’s try to ferret out what she’s actually wearing. Read More...