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Posts in category “Family”

IsaacH’s Daughter Is Born

On Tuesday morning, I posted a letter from a reader, IsaacH, who …

Posted August 15th, 2014

Nigeria & Louisiana: Poor & Corrupt — But Happier Than Where You Live

Tim Urban spent 10 days in Nigeria and writes about what he …

Posted August 13th, 2014

On Learning Your Unborn Daughter Has Brain Damage

While we’re talking about amazing grace in everyday life, look at the …

Posted August 12th, 2014

To Die A Good Death

Are you following the blog of Kara Tippetts, the young Colorado wife …

Posted August 12th, 2014

Dear Jerk: Love Your Dad The Right-Wing Nut

Reader Surly sends this terrific piece of advice from rock singer Andrew …

Posted August 9th, 2014

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