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Divorce ‘n’ Custody


December 18th, 2012 by dadwagon | 1 Comment

Originally posted at The Atlantic I just got back a couple days ago from a reporting trip to the Western Cape of South Africa, which included some time with farmworkers mourning the death of Michael Daniels, a young father shot dead by police during a wage protest. There was a visitation of the body, a […]

DadWagon + The Atlantic, Volume 2: Outearned but still a man

December 14th, 2012 by dadwagon | No Comments

The editors of DadWagon take it over to The Atlantic Sexes. Second installment: Outearned but still a man

DadWagon + The Atlantic, Volume 1: We Take Care of our Kids, Dammit

December 12th, 2012 by dadwagon | 1 Comment

Originally posted at The Atlantic Hey, guys, Several times a day, after my infant daughter, Sammy, finishes breastfeeding, my wife, Jean, will hand her over to me and say, “Can you burp her?” And I will duly pick Sammy up, put her over my shoulder, and lightly pound her back until she emits a belch. […]

Coming Soon: DadWagon Presents: Loinfruit, Meltdowns, and Weeknight Drinking

June 11th, 2012 by dadwagon | No Comments

If you follow us on Facebook, you may have noticed that we’ve been promoting “DadWagon Presents,” our new monthly reading series featuring some of New York’s most entertaining dads. But for some reason (probably sheer laziness), we’ve neglected to, you know, discuss it here on the site. Well, we’re lazy no longer! Here’s what’s up: Every […]


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The Right Way to Swear in Front of Your Kids


Context, context, context.

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I don't care. EAT IT ANYWAY, KID!

‘Five Second Rule’ for Food on Floor Is Untrue, Study Finds


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Why Danish Parents Like to Talk About Death


It's because it makes for happier kids, says new book.

Aug 11th 8:19am • No Comments

Not sure whether to be proud or pissed we didn't make this list.

The Awl

The definitive ranking of dads.

Aug 3rd 5:39pm • No Comments