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Swearing Around Kids (And Why I Need To Stop)
Swearing Around Kids (And Why I Need To Stop)

Swearing Around Kids (And Why I Need To Stop)

CURSE WORDS! They’re fun to say! They make you sound cool! They enhance your angry internet rants! Or maybe not, but it probably doesn’t stop you from dropping a “bad word” or two when you’re angry. Or if you’re from Ohio like me, most of your favorite words would probably be censored on television. In most situations, there’s nothing wrong with swearing when you’re an adult, but every parent fears getting a call from their child’s…

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The (Wife-Approved) Nerdy Dad List: “Solo: A Star Wars Story”

The (Wife-Approved) Nerdy Dad List: “Solo: A Star Wars Story”

Spoiler-Free Review! Let’s get this out of the way: I’m a HUGE Star Wars nerd. I love everything Star Wars. I read the Legends/Expanded Universe novels. I’ve played all the video games. I read the Marvel comics. I play a tabletop Role Playing Game (ala Dungeons&Dragons) set in the Star Wars universe with my wife and three friends. (I play as a Wookiee named Whargarble Kronkk.) I didn’t really like the prequels, so I used editing software to cut three…

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How I Learned You Can’t Show “Die Hard” To A Toddler

How I Learned You Can’t Show “Die Hard” To A Toddler

…Or The (Wife-Approved) Nerdy Dad List! You may have seen my earlier post about being a nerdy dad. I talked about all the movies, television shows, books, video games, etc. that I want to share with my kids someday. They can’t all be kids movies. It wasn’t too long after the post went up that my wife took issue with some of the things I wanted to show our son. I argued that my parents…

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