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Do Cross Dressing Kid Celebrities Promote Sexual Abuse?

There is a lot of questionable content on the internet and social media. And, I like to feel that in this column I try my best to steer families that share my values, away from the worst of it. The latest “social media darling” that has my dander up is Desmond Napoles, the so-called “kid drag queen,” whose super-popular videos ...

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The Royal Prince Who Acted Like An American

Like the rest of the world, I am still reeling from Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s shocking announcement on January 8 that they are distancing themselves from Britain’s royal family. Well, like the rest of the world except for those in Australia, Puerto Rico, and places plagued with actual problems. I’m definitely reveling in the deliciousness of watching a real-life ...

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Help! My Kid Wants to Be a YouTuber!

I overheard this conversation between my husband and our 16-year-old girl. It went something like this. Him: “How do you expect to accomplish anything in life, if all you do is sit around and watch YouTube videos all day?” Her: (with the usual roll of the eyes) “Dad, puh-lease! Do you know how many millions of dollars these YouTubers make…?” ...

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What Parents Need to Know About Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder

Chances are you may not have ever heard of “Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder,” but if you are the parent of an “impossibly ornery” child, you probably have seen its symptoms. Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD) is a psychiatric condition that occurs in children and adolescents, involving irritability and “poor emotional regulation.” It is a fairly new diagnosis recently added to ...

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Safety First When Packing Food to Go

The fall season brings with it many opportunities for “food to go.” But whether you are packing up some faves for tailgating or treats for a holiday party, it is important that you  keep food safety in mind to avoid food-borne illnesses. Here are some tips for cooking and preparing food-on-the-go, provided by US News and World Report and the ...

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Is Megyn Kelly Returning to Fox News?

Did the conservative turned liberal, turn again? Megyn Kelly made an appearance on the Tucker Carlson show Wednesday night. The once self-proclaimed conservative news host of the “Kelly Files” hasn’t appeared on a primetime news show since leaving Fox in 2017. Her appearance on Fox has sparked rumors that the once-popular host may be eying a comeback, perhaps as a ...

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Will Ivanka Replace Pence as Trump’s VP?

President Trump’s bid for re-election is well underway but no one seems to know for sure who his running mate will be. In theory, it’s Mike Pence — except take a close look at the President’s campaign placards and posters.  Pence’s name is nowhere to be found. Instead, the campaign materials just say “Trump 2020.” According to conservative columnist A.B. ...

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Italy Has Had Enough Of Richard Gere

Acclaimed American actor Richard Gere apparently thinking he was in Hollywood, attempted to dictate immigration policy to Italy’s Interior Minister, only to find out that his celebrity status isn’t worth much in the “Bel Paese” (beautiful country). Gere found himself on the wrong-side of Italy’s immigration issue when he inserted himself into the country’s migrant policy when he urged the ...

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Can The President Fix Social Media?

On July 11, 2019, President Donald Trump hosted a summit to discuss social media issues with top online promoters and members of Congress. About 250 online journalists and influencers joined forces to defend the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution which protects free speech. Concern over leftward-leaning media bias and the suppression of conservative voices is prompting retaliatory action from ...

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USA Women’s Soccer Team Accused of Christian Bias

Like millions of critical thinking Americans, I viewed the USA Women’s Soccer team with admiration and pride for their incredible athletic skills and their sheer dominance within the sport. And like many conservatives, I attempted to separate the accomplishment of the athlete on the playing field from the individual spewing vile comments about our President and America in general. Sadly ...

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