Tag: family

Unfit Parents

Words fail me. Oprah Winfrey: agent of moral insanity. “Oprah Winfrey, widely cited as one of the most influential and admired women in America, showed herself to be an agent of moral insanity when she featured a program celebrating young children seeking sex-change procedures and transgender identities. In one episode of ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show,’ …

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Fair Use

I’m not a fan of government-imposed censorship and I believe that parents should take a more active role in what their children watch on TV and movies. Hollywood is trying on multiple fronts to eradicate customers’ fair use rights. One of their targets is parent’s right to control what his children watch. Several months ago, …

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Your Way, Right Away

The fight for a la carte cable has crossed over into main-stream media. Cable Channel-Shuffling Considered Congress has raised a question that the cable TV industry does not want to answer: Why can’t I get SpongeBob SquarePants without having to buy Stripperella, too?

Too Ridiculous for Words

The ludicrous nature of this story has me at a loss for words (Hey! Stop cheering! 😉 ). This is only slightly less idiotic than so-called "wrongful birth" cases. Melbourne boy gets "divorce" from mother A 14-year-old Melbourne boy has been granted a divorce from his mother on the grounds of irreconcilable differences.

Intolerant Family

Unfortunately, I’ve experienced some of the familial anti-Catholicism this blogger describes. My mom is a bitter ex-Catholic and we often get into nasty arguments over religion. Compared the following situation, I’m quite lucky, though. My mother and I have a loving relationship filled with plenty of healthy communication. A good friend of mine had it …

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