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My dad used to like to pretend bad things just didn’t happen. When asked about family feuds or crises d’jour he’d switch topics, ignore the issue, tell me to pray for him, or make up an innocuous answer. On the other ...
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How We Talk To Our Kids

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My dad used to like to pretend bad things just didn’t happen. When asked about family feuds or crises d’jour he’d switch topics, ignore the issue, tell me to pray for him, or make up an innocuous answer. On the other hand, my mom would give bizarre guidance when it wasn’t needed—like that using tampons [&hellip
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For those of you who are already sick of the political campaign commercials and news coverage of each candidate’s latest slip up, you may find a surprising ally for your escape in one John Dickerson. Host of Face the ...
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Podcast Review: “Slate’s Whistlestop,” A New Take on Old Politics

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For those of you who are already sick of the political campaign commercials and news coverage of each candidate’s latest slip up, you may find a surprising ally for your escape in one John Dickerson. Host of Face the Nation on CBS News, political director of CBS News and a political correspondent for Slate magazine, [&hellip
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The Snap: Watch the news on any given day and you’ll quickly want to curl into the fetal position and weep. Everyone agrees: everything is one ginormous pile of suck lately. From wildfires ravaging Colorado to the ...
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WHEN I AM QUEEN OF EVERYTHING: PUPPIES FOR PEACE

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The Snap: Watch the news on any given day and you’ll quickly want to curl into the fetal position and weep. Everyone agrees: everything is one ginormous pile of suck lately. From wildfires ravaging Colorado to the unthinkable loss of life in Syria to thieves targeting grieving families at funerals—it’s difficult to find anything pos

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