Topic: Facebook

STFU Parents: Should Parents Get Preferential Treatment At Drive-Thrus?

STFU Parents: Should Parents Get Preferential Treatment At Drive-Thrus?

In the drive-thru line, we’re all in it together. We’re all lazy, or efficient, depending on how you view patronizing these establishments, and that’s that. Except — two things. One, the argument has long been made by parents that only moms and dads with small kids should be allowed to use the drive-thru, and two, drive-thru culture IS slightly changing to accommodate families. More »

Mocking Women For Public Breastfeeding Not Enough Anymore, Now Breastfeeding At Home Is Fair Game

Mocking Women For Public Breastfeeding Not Enough Anymore, Now Breastfeeding At Home Is Fair Game

We’ve all heard more stories than we can stand about women being harassed or reprimanded for having the audacity to nurse their babies in a public place. But apparently, all that nonsense isn’t enough to sate the Gods of Rage-Inducing News Stories: because now, one woman in the United Kingdom has been made an object of ridicule for breastfeeding her baby inside her own home. More »

STFU Parents: 2015 Trend Forecast For Parents On Facebook

STFU Parents: 2015 Trend Forecast For Parents On Facebook

Social media trends can last long enough to become mainstream (I’m thinking of the people who create Facebook account for their fetus — that “trend” hasn’t slowed down at all), but even still, new ways of using sites like Facebook crop up every day. Sometimes they lead to a rash of interminable fads, like pregnancy announcements involving various pairs of shoes, chalkboards, or jars of Prego spaghetti sauce, until the trend is so overused that it finally jumps the shark. More »