Last summer, an old college friend had his first child. I know this because a photo of an adorable baby boy popped up on my Facebook news feed, 320 likes signaling that this is important! All the likes buoyed it to the top of the stream,...Show More Summary
Joel Schumacher’s 1987 The Lost Boys is a horror classic, but that doesn’t mean it’s perfect. In fact, us horror fans have been lovingly poking fun at it for years. But this takes the cake. One of my biggest movie pet peeves is when a character’s name is overused. Think about your own personal interactions […]
“See we do it for that boy that graduated / That looked you in your eyes real tough and said appreciate it.” — Andre 3000 This week, my undergraduate alma mater, the University of Chicago, sent a warning letter to its incoming freshmen class stating that it does not support “so-called trigger warnings” or “intellectual […]
Like “Star Trek,” I turn 50 this year. But that’s not my only connection to the original television series. “Star Trek” inspired me to become a scientist, convincing me at an early age that science and the advancement of human knowledge could make the world a better place. Like many people my age,...
Never in the history of the spoken word did anyone ever predict a mother would utter the phrase “… So I grew a set of balls and painted my boy brown and he looked fanfuckingtastic.” And yet… that appears to be what has happened. Doing the rounds on social media this evening is the photo [...]Show More Summary
Hey, it's a new camera. Whoo Hooo!!! (that's me celebrating because next month I'm going to buy this bad boy!). :) The post My “First-look” Video on The Just-Announced Canon 5D Mark IV appeared first on Lightroom Killer Tips.
tWe all remember key moments in our childhood - big birthdays, first crushes, Summer vacations - but one thing that continuously stands out in my mind as a defining moment is the Scream-inspired episode of Boy Meets World, "And ThenShow More Summary
I'm part of the "sandwich generation," which means that just as our boys began to move out and move on, my husband's mom started experiencing the ill-effects of aging, and moved in... Oh vey!...
Decades. That's how long I've spent agonizing over boys (and, later, men). Mostly in my high school and college days, that is. When they didn't call me, call me back, or answer the phone (this was in the pre-texting, pre-email, pre-caller ID era), I took offense and figured I wasn't good enough.... Continue reading
Piotr Malachowski said that "fate gave me a chance to increase the value of my ‘silver’" by helping the 3-year-old with eye cancer
As a single mother, I was in a unique position to have candid conversations with my son that many parents—mothers and fathers—shy away from. The post You know what I told My Boy about Sex when He Started Asking Questions at a Young Age? appeared first on The Good Men Project.
A young and brave Glendale, CA. resident managed to fight off a would-be kidnapper and in turn, helped to save his infant brother from being snatched. PIX-11 reports that last Wednesday (August 10), the 8-year-old, whose name and identity are being protected, was standing outside of John Marshall Elementary School with his younger sibling when... Show More Summary
One of these films is my fave of the year so far - Which? Read the full article on AICN Today – two films are opening that are a euphemism for COCKS… PETE’S DRAGON and SAUSAGE PARTY… The first is a sweet family film about a boy that...Show More Summary
August 12, 2016 Posted by Jay Livingston “Has anyone here ever seen the movie ‘Gone With the Wind’?” I ask my class during a discussion of names. “Do you remember that there was a character named Ashley Wilkes?” I say. “That role was...Show More Summary
Be still my heart. One dad in Brazil recorded his young son watching an ultrasound from his mother's check-up. According to Mashable, the boy was captivated by the video, until his dad told him that there were two siblings in mom's tummy. "I...Show More Summary
Eleanor Roosevelt: _[My Day: August 7, 1946]_: >HYDE PARK, Tuesday—On the 7th of August four years ago, our marines landed on Guadalcanal. Some of the boys who made that historic landing have told me what those first few weeks were like. It was hard fighting, not only against the Japs...
When I was little, my mother bought me one of those mail-order ladybug farms. Boy howdy, was that a disappointment to a preschooler and her younger sister enchanted and enthralled by the natural world around them. First of all, ladybugs spend most of their lives as creepy, six-legged fly things. When they die, usually in [...]Show More Summary
A 27-year-old woman from Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin, called 911 and told police dispatcher, “I killed my son.” The 911 call from the woman confessing that she strangled her 2-year-old son has been released. The unnamed woman called police on Thursday afternoon and reported that her toddler had been strangled to death at her hands. Show More Summary
On Tuesday, the pro-life group Susan B. Anthony List shared a video that highlights Hillary Clinton’s extreme stance on abortion. The video features Micah, a 4-year-old boy who was born prematurely at 22 weeks and four days. Micah’s mother, Danielle Pickering, tells her son’s incredible story in the ad. She and her husband were happy […]
As my wife and I stood in our hospital room to pack our bags and head home, the hard reality became very apparent that the baby boy that my wife had given life to would not be going home with us. In fact, we would be leaving not just empty-handed but devastated to our very core.