Tag - parenting

Monkey Magic

Your Weekend Justice #231: The Darkness...

It’s Weekend Justice: the Internet’s #1 audio trainwreck…the podcast with participants that talk over each other so damn much you’ll swear you’re listening to AM radio again and getting station interference...

Sarah Connor

The Sarah Connor Chronicles: “Strange...

Humans and their thinking, autonomous creations have had a rough relationship for a long damn time and Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (T:SCC) was looking to change that, right around the time it got canceled. I’ve gone off at...

Win Motherhood on DVD!

It’s Motherhood, coming out today from National Entertainment Media. Here’s what they have to say for themselves: Raising kids is never easy. And no one demonstrates this more hilariously than Academy Award®-Nominee Uma Thurman...

A Hitch In The Raising Of A Evil Genius

Let me say this up front, this is not my fault. Some of you may have seen clothing from Revobaby that celebrates the Proletaritot Movement. Revobaby outfits your little freedom fighter with revolutionary slogans so they can show solidarity...

Further Thoughts On The Raising Of A Evil...

I was with Joseph, the future Evil Genius, and his parents the other day. Sharon was reading a book to him about the noises various barnyard animals make. You know, quack quack, moo moo, etc. It occurred to me that the closest my young...

Unattended Children Will Be Given an Espresso and a Free Puppy

Unattended Children: A Waste of Good Espresso

Passive Aggressive Notes has an interesting round-up of signs that are supposed to be threats. Don’t they know that these days, kids will ditch their folks and wander about for such a “punishment”? Hell, that’s just...

Why Mommy?

Why, Mommy?

This album follows the considerably less successful Why Daddy?, which featured such timeless tracks as "Because I Said So" and "Go Ask Your Mother."

An Open Letter to Teenage Daughters

Author and master knitter Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, also known as the Yarn Harlot, has a very popular knitting blog. She recently used it to leave an open letter to her teenage daughters while her husband was out of town. If you are the parent...

Odds and Ends for 2-1-2006

Post for three? This way, please, sir. “All robots should have perky breasts.” So goes the followup to the bit about the best bots of all time wherein we learn the Top Ten Sexiest Female Robots. This is necessary research...

Odds and Ends for 1-22-2006

A plethora of insane tidbits that barged into our psyches and started demanding hot tea and crumpets… Foosball for people with too much money. I mean, who fantasizes about playing fooseball for real so much that they would want their...