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Posts in category “Family”

Good Father/Bad Father

A Daytona Beach father walked in on Raymond Frolander, an 18 year …

Posted July 22nd, 2014

To Die In Love

Kara Tippetts is preparing for her death from cancer.¬†She thinks back to …

Posted July 22nd, 2014

Ada Lovelace’s Disciple, Or, Chronicle Of My Doom Foretold

  Last night just before bedtime, I saw my future as the …

Posted July 17th, 2014

Litigious Marriage, Litigious Mommy

Some ideas are so stupid and inhuman that only an academic could …

Posted July 14th, 2014

The CEO’s Excuse: ‘I’m Not The Only Bad Mother’

Indra Nooyi, the CEO of PepsiCo, concedes that her career success has …

Posted July 2nd, 2014

Lydia Netzer Knows What’s Good For You

David Brooks has a good column today about the value of realism …

Posted June 24th, 2014

Among Britain’s White Working Class

The Financial Times has a fascinating article based on a Soros-funded study …

Posted June 19th, 2014

Dark Parents, Dark Daughter

It turns out that the parents of one of the 12-year-old girls …

Posted June 10th, 2014

‘It’s No More Fun Now!’

Note to seven-year-old girls: it is not a good idea to go …

Posted June 4th, 2014

Family Finance: When Diversity Is Not Our Strength

Allianz, the life insurance and financial services company, has a new study …

Posted May 23rd, 2014

Narcissistic Rationalization Of The Week

Yes, yes, Dalton Conley knows that divorce is supposed to be bad …

Posted April 17th, 2014

The Collapsing Family: Sauve Qui Peut?

Pete Wehner cites a startling new essay from Ron Haskins of the …

Posted April 14th, 2014

My Conservative Christian Congressman’s Adulterous Kiss

See that commercial? That’s a campaign ad from last fall for the …

Posted April 7th, 2014

How Idiocracy Perpetuates Itself

Translation: the better educated you are, the less TV you let your …

Posted March 10th, 2014

The Hard Beautiful

Kara Tippetts’ cancer has returned. Things do not look good. She will …

Posted March 9th, 2014

Not Guilty By Reason Of Being Kennedy

PeterK asks, “Do members of the Kennedy family ever take responsibility for …

Posted February 27th, 2014

A Happy Place

Here’s what has happened to me so far today: 1. I gave …

Posted February 14th, 2014