I’ll have to wrestle my toddler into submission and give it a try then!
But why though, in a case like this? I can sort of understand people having a boatload of kids if they genuinely believe that kids are god’s blessing, but if you’re having them just to chain them up... why go to all the trouble?
The curious part of me wants to click on the link, but I don’t want to turn into a sobbing mess at my desk. When I look at my toddlers and I think that some people would happily, deliberately hurt children of their age, it juts makes me want to vomit in rage.
Fuck the Catholic church. There are *so* many instances of priests abusing children and it being ignored or covered up. Just this morning I was listening to a report on a rapist priest in an indigenous community in my province (http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/indigenous-mmiwg-inquiry-abuse-1.4424087).
Prayer, unequivocally, demonstrably, does not work. The victims in the Texas shooting were literally praying at the exact time they were gunned down!
French Canadian here and no, kissing someone’s hand is *not* how we do it here. We do the two-cheek kiss thing, but only in more familiar settings.
I agree completely! Yes, toddlers are impulsive and unreasonable, but they can also be incredibly sweet and kind. And, they are insatiably curious and eager to learn new things and understand how the work works. Trump has none of these qualities!
As is the New Yorker, which is not the magazine that published this piece.
I just wanted to take a break from lurking to say that I remember reading horrible things about Essure. There was one kinja commenter who wrote a few blog posts on her ordeal http://whatthecurtains.kinja.com/22-000-women-used-facebook-to-force-the-fda-to-take-a-c-1735220567. I made me unwilling to ever get Essure… Read more