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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At Target jan 18

Are U.S. Class Riots Inevitable?

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How angry do people have to be to start a riot? Is being too poor to shop reason enough?

Douche of the Week

TweetThis is some crazy shit… Many thanks to those that sent in nominations for our Douche of the Week feature.  There were several great nominations. but in the end, this one (to me) clearly stood out above the rest. After the winning story, I’m posting some of the other nominees.  Don’t forget to send in […]

Hallmark Hell

If Craig Playstead could communicate one thing to the women of the world, it would be this: men hate cards. Buy us anything else.