The gifts from one’s parents include passions and observations that communicate—and finally become—character and identity.
Hat tips to Tenya, MinervaB and Jose to pointing us to these great posts. Trigger warning for description of domestic violence and discussion of body issues. From Fathers and Families, a post on the rise of the single father: But two things suggest to me that the rise in single fathers shouldn’t cause the same [...]
Just to get this out there clearly and openly, “free speech” (in the US, and not everyone reading or posting is from the US) refers to the tenet that the government cannot censor your speech or forbid you from speaking your opinion in public. You can criticize the President, write about your views on the [...]
We’re all familiar with the phenomenon. You’re arguing with some jerk in the comments section of a blog, and judging by responses, all your carefully crafted, brilliantly logical arguments seem like they’re coming out in the twilight zone, where they get mangled into terrible straw man constructions that should never be. “What the hell is [...]
This weekend, daddy bloggers and other new media types will gather for the first ever “Modern Media Man Summit” in Atlanta. According to the literature, the goal of the conference is to “bring together brands, bloggers, and some of the brightest minds in the industry,” to discuss blogging, vlogging, podcasting, and other manly stuff. Seminars [...]