“Don’t Trust White People”: How My Father’s Prejudice Affects Me Today

“Don’t trust white people,” my father said as he furiously drove down the freeway while listening to Family Radio. This is not the first time he has uttered these words

Sarah Francois | August 16, 2016 - 11:30 am

Simone Biles Is Teaching Americans That Adoptive Parents Are Just Parents

The 4-foot-9 all-star gymnast dominating the Olympics isn’t just racking up medals in Rio and making an international name for herself as potentially the best gymnast of a generation.

Lauren Holter | August 11, 2016 - 4:21 pm

3 Important Reasons Getting High With Your Mom Isn’t The Worst Idea Ever

Is weed heading inevitably towards a context where it’s so vanilla and normalized that lighting up with our parents eventually become the new having a cocktail with them? Maybe! Here’s

Stephanie Smith-Strickland | May 23, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Horrible Parents Trample Kids, Overtake Easter Egg Hunt

Is this the end result of millennial entitlement or are these parents just crazy?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 28, 2016 - 11:50 am

Dater X: Meet The Parents

This week in Things I Worried About But Shouldn’t Have: The Bartender met my parents.

Generally speaking, I don’t tend to fret about boyfriends meeting Mama and Papa…

Dater X 3.0 | March 22, 2016 - 1:00 pm

Creepy Dad Offers Up “Virgin” Daughter In Christian Magazine’s Jobs Section

“Her: godly, gorgeous, athletic, educated, careered, humorous, travelled, bilingual, 26-year-old virgin,” read the ad, “You: unworthy, though becoming less so daily.”

Robyn Pennacchia | March 8, 2016 - 11:15 am

WWJDD: “I Want To Do Porn, But I’m Afraid My Family Will Shun Me”

Parents just don’t understand.

James Deen | June 10, 2015 - 1:30 pm

PSA: Don’t Forget To Air Out Your Baby In Its Baby Cage

House your baby in the same place you’d put an AC window unit.

Megan Reynolds | June 5, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Living At Home In Your Parents’ Basement Is Ruining Their Retirement

If you’re still living at home in your parents’ basement and toddling upstairs every now and then to pluck a fresh snack from the fridge, guess what — you’re most…

Megan Reynolds | March 12, 2015 - 3:23 pm

On My First Christmas Without My Dad

When I headed back home to Michigan for the first Christmas since my dad’s death, I didn’t expect it to get difficult until the holiday actually arrived. Since I got…

Claire Hannum | December 25, 2014 - 12:00 pm

A Rough Guide To 16 Pass-Aggro Comments Your Mother Will Make This Christmas

The holidays means spending more time than usual with your family, which equates to an increase in those passive-aggressive comments your mother used to dole out every hour on the…

The Frisky | December 9, 2014 - 9:00 am

New Dad Builds Sick Infant Iron Man Costume To Help Him “Feel Brave”

I can’t imagine what it’s like to be a parent with a sick child, but I do know that the feeling of helpless must be awful. That’s why Eric Hart…

Katie Oldenburg | November 11, 2014 - 5:36 pm
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