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Foam on the Tank!

Oh give me some foam, whose pieces won’t roam, from the tank, on which its attached, with seldom the sight, of pieces in flight, the shuttle, it hardly gets scratched. Foam! Foam on the tank! Stay stuck, to the place you’re attached! With seldom the sight, of your pieces in flight, The shuttle, it hardly gets scratched. Where the foam is so pure, application so free, the makeup, so balmy…

Disney Family Vacation Ruined By Walt Disney Company

A magical Walt Disney World family vacation was ruined last weekend by the stringent policies and protocol of the Walt Disney Company. […] The Mahaffeys’ dissatisfaction began soon after their arrival. Despite being in a huge, open park with dozens of attractions, the family was unable to roam freely, confronted at every turn by signs commanding them to remain on the clearly delineated brick-paved paths. This thwarted an unspoken but…

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Suffer the Little Children

Jesus suffered (i.e. “permitted”) the little children to come unto him. Some were probably squalling. Emily Kasky blogs about an inconsiderate mother who didn’t take her disruptive child out of Mass. I wouldn’t be so hasty to equate non-spanking with lack of discipline, or to equate spanking with the teaching of empathy. I don’t mean to excuse a parent who encourages misbehavior, but I do want to suggest that parenting…