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David Eye’s poem of shooting involves both literal and metaphorical guns.

Who Needs to Shop on Thanksgiving?

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Holidays are for quality time with family and friends, sharing good food, laughter, love and joy, not for shopping.

Abercrombie Making a Switch? I’m Not Buying It

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A&F supporting anti-bullying efforts and championing allies all sounds good until you review its track record … and the cognitive dissonance begins.

Who Hacked Our Shower Registry?

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Taylor and Gabrielle elope at age nineteen. Months later, someone sends them a message by putting baby products on a Target marriage shower registry.

Girls’ Superhero Underwear Is Selling Out Online: Are Retailers Listening?

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Fruit of the Loom now offers DC Comics licensed superhero underwear for girls, and it’s a huge hit!

Kids Challenging Gender Barriers, One Pair of Batman Undies at a Time

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Tom Burns found an unexpected ally in the fight to bring equality to the kids’ underpants selection. Now he needs your help.

Buying Boys’ Underwear For My Daughter

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Tom Burns wonders what the hell is wrong with the manufacturers of children’s underwear.

Three Strangers

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On a day already surreal, Saumya Arya Hass has chance encounters with three guys, all strangers. Three men, three different connections.

NYT: The Unrelenting Pink of Girl Toys Is Fading As Dads Do Their Part

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An inch at a time, the stark gendering of kids’ toys is loosening, and a new article talks about why.

My Sons’ Easy-Bake Oven Shame

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Joanna Schroeder wonders why, as traditional gender roles are starting to fade, the Easy-Bake Oven is now more girly than ever.

Call Me a Good Dad and I’ll Spray You with the Hose

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Dad goes Andy Rooney on woman who praised his parenting

Road Trip: Tips for Making Lifetime Memories

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Jay Palter takes his 9 year olds on a summer road trip the whole family will appreciate now and remember, always.

Man-to-Man with Author and Self-Publishing Guru J.J. Hebert

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Cameron Conaway talks with author J.J. Hebert about the changing nature of books.

The Hair Touch Heard ‘Round the World

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Amie Lee explains how the photo of President Obama being patted on the head by a little boy evoked deep feelings about the way strangers have always wanted to touch her bi-racial children’s hair.

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Customer at Target

At Target jan 18

At Target jan 18