Dear Mr. Dad, My 14-year-old daughter is obsessed with the idea that she needs to start dating. She says “all of her friends” are doing it, and feels left out. Fourteen just seems too young. I don’t think anyone—boy or girl???should start ‘til at least 16. Show More Summary
It’s been a few months but when I think about what you did, my tear ducts still attempt to betray me. Losing you hurt more than any boy I’ve lost in the past.
At 12, I had an obsession with Jules Verne and H.G. Wells the way many girls of my generation swooned over the boys in Duran Duran. I had a stacked collection of their works on the nightstand next to my bed that could rival any friend’s...Show More Summary
When I first realized that I found both boys and girls attractive, I didn't have the language to describe my sexuality. On the playground, the word "gay" was thrown around as an insult -- one that I also ruthlessly hurled at other kids. Show More Summary
Reviewed By Torin Chambers. I just want to note that this is my first experience with Spider-Gwen, I’m a fresh faced baby boy here with limited prior knowledge. “Spider-Gwen” #1 is a super rad comic stuffed to the brim with style and class. It’s a near perfect jumping on point, that brings you up to speed fast. […]
WAIT, I THOUGHT IT WASN’T A CHOICE: ‘I’m gay. And I want my kid to be gay too’: Lesbian CNN pundit admits she does not want her daughter, 6, to be straight and is ‘disappointed’ that she is already ‘boy crazy.’
1. Muslim boy writes on Mosul wall — at great personal risk: “My Christian brothers, you shall return to your churches” pic.twitter.com/SMjKAh8RvH — Sayed M. Modarresi (@SayedModarresi) February 20, 2015 2. ISIS reportedly kidnapped Christians from their villages in Syria this morning Assyrians under attack by ISIS today. Show More Summary
If you cheat on her, expect a scene from John Tucker Must Die to happen to you. In my 11 years of being her best friend, and in the 6 that we've been doing serious dating, there's never been a time when I've kept my mouth closed about cheating.
My goals for 2015 are to do more as a family, take more dance classes and visit more beautiful places. Now that my boys are more independent we like to go biking, hit the trails and play more sports together. Over the past few years I have learned that part of being a good parent is understanding that you have to do more for yourself. Show More Summary
My boy Bryce loves broccoli with cheese sauce so much that there’ve been times I’ve actually feared he would turn into broccoli with cheese sauce. That’s a really bizarre old wives’ tale, isn’t it? That if you eat too much of something,...Show More Summary
Dear Mr. Dad: I have boy/girl twins who are 11. Their pediatrician suggested that my daughter get a vaccine for HPV, but he didn’t offer it to my son. I’ve got three questions. First, why didn’t he suggest the vaccine for my son?...Show More Summary
Aw, man. It’s always the good ones who go too soon. Earlier this week singer Lesley Gore died of lung cancer at age 68. As a teenager Lesley became the quintessential 60s singer with songs like “It’s My Party,” “That’s the Way Boys Are,”...Show More Summary
The Rolling Stones’ newest live member. ALICIA ROSE What do you say to Mick Jagger when he calls up and asks you to join the Rolling Stones? "Let me check my day planner"? "Sorry, Mick, I've got a tapestry-making webinar that week"? (I'm riffing here.) No, when Mick Jagger calls, you're on the next plane out of town. Show More Summary
15 years ago we gave birth to a 4lb 9 baby boy, I was over joyed with happiness. I wanted to hold him up to the sky’s like Simba from the Lion King, but at Wordsley Hospital they’re not that keen for you to do stuff like that, so […] Read more on MAKE
Selena Gomez says Justin Bieber was her first love, and boy was that a turbulent ride, but she sees the emotional scars and bruises he left her with as a positive. The 22-year-old Gomez's topless V Magazine cover certainly raised some...Show More Summary
Look, I hate these posts as much as the next guy, alright? Kids. Yuck. Some people devote their lives to raising these little piles of germs with suspect motor skills. Even my dumb parents were foolish enough to fall into that trap.Show More Summary
I finally got around to trying out Circle today. Boy it’s bad. Particularly for a company that has raised $26 million. Circle is supposed to be a dead simple Bitcoin wallet and money transfer service. But here’s my experience: 1. I created an account and tried to add my bank account and credit card to […]
To this day I’m still working on freeing myself from the years of damage that the media and my history books and the boys who made fun of me at school have done.
When I was working at the library in college, every student had to tell me his/her student ID number to check out a book, and with very few exceptions that number was also the student’s Social Security number. Oh boy, the profitable things I could have done if I’d been enterprisingly evil. Social Security data is in the news a … [More]
Guess who just got back today That wild-eyed boy that had been away Haven’t changed that much to say But man, I still think them owls are crazy With apologies to Thin Lizzy, I did feel like shouting with joy when I looked up from myShow More Summary