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Absent Father ‘Doublethink’ Will Hurt Mothers
8 years ago

Absent Father ‘Doublethink’ Will Hurt Mothers

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Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, David Cameron, recently made a claim that runaway fathers should be shamed like drunk drivers. Sounds alright, yes? Quoth PM Cameron:

It’s …
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UK Fathers Want Practical Information About Childbirth…and Tea
9 years ago

UK Fathers Want Practical Information About Childbirth…and Tea

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England’s National Health Service released a publication for medical centers and hospitals outlining all the wacky and wonderful information that, well, they wanted to health care professionals to know. Here’s a zinger: “To help overcome anxieties about giving birth,” the manual states, “planned hospital visits can be valuable to give expectant parents, especially fathers/partners, practical information about such matters as car parking and cafés.”

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to child birth in England, which I now can’t imagine without the Benny Hill theme song.

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New Fathers 4 Justice Scale Redruth Monument
9 years ago

New Fathers 4 Justice Scale Redruth Monument

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Fatherhood advocates New Fathers 4 Justice scaled the “Francis Lord de Dunstanville and Basset Monument on Carn Brea” in Redruth with superhero costumes on.
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Keith MacDonald: 11 Kids From 10 Mothers
9 years ago

Keith MacDonald: 11 Kids From 10 Mothers

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First off, British dude Keith MacDonald would like to let everyone know that it’s not his fault that he has so many kids.

“I use condoms,” MacDonald said, (no …
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Boy Diagnosed With Leukemia After Father Posts Pic on Facebook
9 years ago

Boy Diagnosed With Leukemia After Father Posts Pic on Facebook

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The title’s a little deceptive – but that’s how 8BitDad rolls.

Philip Rice was worried about a rash on his four year old son, Ted’s face. He snapped a …
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Paternity Tests, Over-the-Counter in the UK
9 years ago

Paternity Tests, Over-the-Counter in the UK

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UK drug-store Boots has started carrying paternity tests in their 2,500 brick-and-mortar (B&M to you industry folk) stores – over-the-counter. The tests, by AssureDNA, require mouth swabs from the …
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British PM Took Paternity Leave; Also, I’m a Jack-Ass
9 years ago

British PM Took Paternity Leave; Also, I’m a Jack-Ass

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Jezebel’s got a story up about British Prime Minister, David Cameron, and his paternity leave. Evidently, few British fathers actually take their allowed two week leave because they are …
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