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My advice to new parents

Several people I know have recently given birth, so I thought I'd put down some things I have been thinking about for a while. Namely, the topic of advice. As a newish parent myself, I know there is a fine line between "giving helpful and timely advice", and "annoying the crap out of a new parent with useless scaremongering". My usual advice is "do not give or receive parenting advice", but I thought I'd take a minor detour around that for a bit. So now, because I know you care what I think, here is my advice: ...

2012-06-05   [Permalink] #parenting   #dumb-arguments  

Fat people vs Skinny people

I decided to come up with a list of "dumb arguments". It is not that they are unimportant or are unwinnable, but arguments that people on both sides make unwarranted assumptions or come to some extreme conclusion. ...

2005-04-26   [Permalink] #dumb-arguments  

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