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Hero Dad Wears Skirts to Support His Skirt-Wearing Son

This really takes being a supportive dad to a whole new level -- a father in Germany started wearing skirts so that his son would feel comfortable doing it to in front of classmates after moving to a new town. Bravo, sir.

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Dancing Dad Embarrasses His Son in the Worst Way Possible

It doesn't take much for parents to embarrass their kids in public. (We're guilty of that ourselves.) But when this dad starts to get jiggy with it at an outdoor electronic music festival, his son looks like he wants to crawl into a hole and die. Poor kid.

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Couple In Big Trouble After Stuffing Baby In Carry-On Luggage

X-ray scanners have caught air travelers with all sorts of strange and embarrassing things in their carry-on luggage. But it would be hard to top the images captured last week at the Shar-Jah Airport in the United Arab Emirates when an Egyptian couple stuffed their five-month-old in a suitcase and tried to sneak him past security.

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Mother Wants 14-Year-Old Daughter to Get Breast Implants

In what will no doubt win her a future Mother of Year Award, a UK mom is publicly urging her 14-year-old daughter to get breast implants when she turns 18.

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Dad Punishes Son by Making Him Carry ‘I Like to Steal’ Sign

We seen examples of parents using the internet to punish unruly kids before, but a dad took a decidedly low-tech approach to disciplining his son by making him carry a sign on a busy highway. Just remember, kid, this hurts us more than it hurts you. (Not really.)

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10-Year-Old With Tattoo Removed From Grandpa’s Care

A grandfather in Florida recently lost custody of his grandchildren after allowing his 10-year-old grandson to get a permanent tattoo as a rite of passage. Jeez, what comes after that? Cigarettes and hard liquor?

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Woman Fired Over Photo of Breastfeeding Military Moms
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Woman Fired Over Controversial Photo of Breastfeeding Military Moms

Controversy continues to swirl around a recent image that shows two uniformed military moms breastfeeding their babies. According to RightThisMinute, a woman involved with the photo was actually fired from her job. Does that seem fair?

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Is This Photo of Military Moms Breastfeeding a Disgrace to the Uniform?

A recent photo of two breastfeeding military moms has sparked a firestorm of controversy, with critics arguing that the image is unbecoming of someone in uniform.

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Mother of Boy in Washing Machine Wants to Press Charges
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Mother of Boy in Washing Machine Speaks Out on ‘Today’

Sakia David, the New Jersey mom of a one-year-old boy who became trapped in a washing machine while being watched by a babysitter, is fighting mad and wants to press charges, she told 'Today.'

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Worst Parents Ever Put Kid in a Washing Machine

There are entire websites dedicated to parenting fails and while most appear to be harmless, some make you question just how long the victimized kid will live in such a dangerous environment. Take this video of a couple parents who put their kid in a washing machine at the laundromat as a way to teach him a lesson. Seems like a funny prank at first, but then the auto lock system kicks in and everyone starts to freak out. (Note: this video may be too intense for some viewers.)

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How Motherhood Saved ‘Toy Story 2′

You're slaving away on your latest project -- maybe it's a huge paper for school or a big time presentation for work -- when all of a sudden with one or two accidental keystrokes, it's gone. All of it. Poof. Your heart sinks and you contemplate drastic measures.

Now, picture you're a Pixar employee and your project is the nearly-completed sequel to one of your most successful animated features and it's set to release in theaters in the coming months. Yeah. Freakout Central.

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What Were the Most Popular Baby Names of 2011?

The Social Security Administration has come out with its annual list of the most popular baby names, and for the 13th straight year Jacob was the number one name for a boy. This is part of a broader trend toward names from the Old Testament (or possibly 'Twilight'), with Noah snagging the fifth spot and Elijah and Joshua at 13 and 14.

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Breastfeeding Mom Jamie Lynne Grumet Explains Controversial ‘Time’ Cover

Jamie Lynne Grumet, the 26-year-old mom who posed for the cover of Time magazine breastfeeding her three-year-old son for a story on attachment parenting, appeared on 'Today' and discussed the controversial image making waves on the Web.

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'Time' Cover Story on Attachment Parenting
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Did Time Magazine’s Cover of a Breastfeeding Mom Go Too Far?

This week's issue of Time magazine features a cover story on attachment parenting, a controversial form of child-rearing that involves breastfeeding to an older age, co-sleeping and wearing children in slings. It also features a cover image of a mother breastfeeding her three-year-old son that's sure to raise a few eyebrows.

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Tan Mom Patricia Krentcil vs. Snooki
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Tanning Mom Patricia Krentcil vs. Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi – Whose Side Are You On?

One would think notorious New Jersey tan mom Patricia Krentcil, who stands accused of sneaking her 5-year-old daughter into a tanning booth, and 'Jersey Shore's' mascot Snooki would be allies, given their mutual embrace of ultraviolet radiation. But, apparently, they are anything but.

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