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Omar bin Laden: I Don’t Hate Barack Obama ‘for killing my father’

Omar bin Laden: I Don’t Hate Barack Obama ‘for killing my father’
6 years ago

Omar bin Laden: I Don’t Hate Barack Obama ‘for killing my father’

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Osama bin Laden’s fourth eldest son, Omar, said that he doesn’t hate United States President Barack Obama for killing his father.

“I don’t hate Obama for killing my father. …
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For Murdoch & Papandreou Sons, Dad’s Act is Tough to Follow
6 years ago

For Murdoch & Papandreou Sons, Dad’s Act is Tough to Follow

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The Financial Times, which I’m assuming is based somewhere in Europe (based on their spelling), has an article about James Murdoch and Andreas Papandreou – two sons of powerful …
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Virginia Father Can’t Have His Daughter Back After Mother Adopts Out
6 years ago

Virginia Father Can’t Have His Daughter Back After Mother Adopts Out

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Just yesterday, the Utah Supreme Court rejected a father’s attempt to overturn his daughter’s adoption. He evidently didn’t meet the deadlines in two states for asserting parental rights.

John M. Wyatt, the Virginia father, also tried to evoke the Parental Kidnapping Prevention Act – which would require the Utah Supreme Court to give him custody of his daughter, “Baby Emma.” The court denied this as well, claiming that he needed to raise the argument in a lower court first.

The story gets worse.

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Rep. Leonard Boswell Breaks a Rib Tackling Intruder, Saves Daughter
6 years ago

Rep. Leonard Boswell Breaks a Rib Tackling Intruder, Saves Daughter

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Fathers of Iowa: don’t ever think that your Congressional reps aren’t bad ass.

Iowa Representative Leonard Boswell heard screams on Saturday night in his Iowa farmhouse – and walked …
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Boys Wearing Pink, Okay. Boys Wearing Skirts…Now We’ve Got a Debate
7 years ago

Boys Wearing Pink, Okay. Boys Wearing Skirts…Now We’ve Got a Debate

Pink shoes, pink shirt, pink socks? Sure, no problem. Pink…pants? Uhhh, maybe not, especially not pink leather pants. Pink skirt? No.

I’m sorry, but no. And it’s not because I’m some homophobic bigot. We’re so scared these days to apply a “norm” to children that we’ve lost sight of the real issue: kids are not incredible decision-makers. Kids don’t know anything about anything. They’re idealists because they just graduated from crapping their pants, and have literally everything served to them on a silver platter (what, you don’t have a silver platter?!).

But it’s no longer just a war over letting boys wear pink. It’s over letting little preschool boys wear whatever they want. Here’s where parents of daughters sit back and laugh, since it’s socially acceptable for a girl to wear a dress or pants, and in any color. Le sigh, the tribulations of parenting a boy.

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