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Mom fires back at Internet trolls who mocked her sick toddler with memes

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When a South Carolina mother posted an image of her daughter on her second birthday on Facebook, she was simply sharing her joy with friends and family. She never imagined her toddler would be turned into an online sensation through a viral Internet j… [Read More]
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S.C. police arrest Queen Elsa of ‘Frozen’ for cold temperatures

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Last week, a Kentucky police department issued a tongue-in-cheek arrest warrant for Frozen‘s Elsa, blaming the queen for the southern state’s icy temperatures. This week the pun continued when a blast of cold air hit South Carolina and police in Ha… [Read More]
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Target ad features child with Down syndrome

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An adorable 2-year-old playing with an activity cube and sporting a pink ruffled dress and leopard-print tights is the star of a Target ad that made a splash last week. With soft blonde locks and a sparkling smile, Izzy Bradley of Minnesota has the loo… [Read More]
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Polish playground bans Winnie the Pooh for ‘dubious sexuality’

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He’s addicted to honey, gets stuck in holes and wears no pants. What’s more, Winnie the Pooh seems to be a hermaphrodite. A Polish playground is making news headline for declaring the huggable bear inappropriate for children. The character beloved … [Read More]

How the Marx Brothers got my family to laugh together

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From three seats away, I could hear my 9-year-old son laughing, sweet flurries of giggles flowing freely. I looked over at him and his eyes were watering as if he’d been chopping onions in the kitchen. He caught my gaze and gave me a look that seemed… [Read More]

New moms strip down for ‘Allure’ magazine’s annual naked issue

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Two new moms are among the celebrity women who took off their clothes and posed for Allure magazine’s annual “nudes” issue. Jenna Dewan-Tatum gave birth to Everly in May, though you’d never know it from looking at her beautifully toned body hor… [Read More]
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Study: Smartphones are making us bad parents

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No doubt. People are addicted to their smartphones and parents are as guilty as anyone. You see them chatting on their cells while pushing their babies in strollers. You see them talking to their bosses on their headsets while playing in the sandbox wi… [Read More]

Dad chronicles parenting through witty messages written on Post-it notes

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When Chris Illuminati’s wife left him home alone with their new baby boy, Evan, for the first time, she handed him lengthy instructions. The list inspired Illuminati to write down a snarky message summarizing everything he needed to do on a Post-it n… [Read More]

Study: Reality show ‘Teen Mom’ prevents teen pregnancy

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A new study finds that MTV’s 16 and Pregnant and its spinoff Teen Mom are partially responsible for the declining teen pregnancy rate in the United States. These infamous docudramas that have turned reckless young moms into tabloid sensations seem to… [Read More]
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Shoppers outraged at Target for showing plus-size clothing on pregnant model

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Yesterday, Target yanked an online ad for a plus-size dress after a social media firestorm erupted over the fact that the garment was modeled on a pregnant woman. A Jezebel blogger pointed out that the plus-size Merona V-Neck Maxi Dress was being worn … [Read More]