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Posts in category “Family”

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

Further On PSH And Heroin

Reader CatherineNY draws attention to Kevin Williamson’s NR piece on heroin addiction. …

Posted February 7th, 2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman: Dad

Here’s a beautiful remembrance of Philip Seymour Hoffman by journalist Anthony Breznican, …

Posted February 6th, 2014

Perspective

While we argue about culture and politics this afternoon, a young mother …

Posted January 24th, 2014

Found: Caleb Jacoby!

And he’s okay: Missing teenager Caleb Jacoby is safe. He was found in Times …

Posted January 9th, 2014

Dear Tooth Fairy

Julie just found this note folded up into a tiny square and …

Posted January 8th, 2014

Jeff Jacoby’s Son Is Missing

Lord, have mercy: Caleb Jacoby, the 16-year-old son of Boston Globe columnist …

Posted January 7th, 2014

Meth: All In The Family

Anthropologist Jason Pine embedded with a community of crystal meth users in …

Posted January 2nd, 2014

Family Decline Is The Undoing Of Men

Anthropologist Michael Jindra asks why working-class American males are falling further behind. …

Posted January 2nd, 2014

Christmas Eve In Starhill

That’s the official seal of the Republic of Star Hill, or Starhill, …

Posted December 24th, 2013

Utah & Polygamy: We Told You So

Well, that slope didn’t take long to turn slippery: A federal judge …

Posted December 15th, 2013