Children celebrate the inauguration
Wed Jan 21
Photo: Michael Appleton for The New York Times While millions of people gathered in Washington D.C. to watch Barack Obama be sworn in as our 44th president, kids around the country (and more importantly NYC) celebrated the event in style. Though some parents kept their kids home to watch the historic event, those that did make it to class took part by attending rallies, screenings and yes, even inaugural balls (we're jealous, too). Wanna know what other Gotham tykes were up to today? Get the scoop here .
Peanut butter recall continues
Wed Jan 21
As a parent, you're most likely aware of the peanut butter product recalls that have been going on for months now. If your local bodega hasn't already been completely wiped out of the sticky goodness, here's a list of products you may want to steer clear of (or toss if they're hanging around in your pantry). Oh PB&J, how we miss you so...
Kid Picks review: Paul Blart: Mall Cop
Wed Jan 21
Our buds over at Kid Picks asked youngsters what they thought of Kevin James as a goofy security guard in Mall Cop. See what they had to say!
Tue Jan 20
It's early, I know. Barack was just sworn in and already I'm thinking ahead. How cool would it be if Malia and Sasha followed in daddy's footsteps? The Obama Political Dynasty can carry us for a few generations as far as I'm concerned. Granted, we need someone in between Barack and his daughters. Someone who's around 27 now. I'll get on that immediately. But before I do, I have a small request: Dear Mr. New President, Can you take a look at the law that requires all prospective Presidents to have been born in the U.S.? I know you had a little speed bump with that law yourself during your campaign. Wouldn't it be great if it were a non-issue? My daughter, a wonderful specimen of calm and intelligence, would be a marvelous President. However, since she was born in Russia (I adopted her at 19 months), she's ineligible. How about tweaking that rule a little bit? A few years ago, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger tried to change it and failed. I get that the idea behind the...
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