What We’re Reading This Week: December 14th

Join us each Wednesday for a collection of links to stories, blog posts, and whatever else we’ve found interesting to check out.

HUMOR

Deadspin: Confessions Of A Terrible Father; Or, How To Fight That Urge To Put Your Kid Through A Wall

Social Fresh: 54 Warning Signs That You Work In Social Media

Scary Mommy: Mommy Syndrome

Good Day, Regular People: Therapy Post

NEWS

Buzz Feed: The 45 Most Powerful Photos Of 2011

MSNBC: Mom’s Hug Revives Baby That Was Pronounced Dead

The Home School Legal Defense Association: Who Makes The Really Tough Decisions: Parents? Or Doctors?

When You Put It That Way: Twitter, Are You Paying Attention?

Jezebel: Can You Tell The Difference Between A Men’s Magazine And A Rapist?

Parenting: Parents Ask Man To Beat Their 15-Year-Old Son

AFP via Google News: US Court Enters Fray Over Morning-After Pill

Reuters: Lowe’s Defends Pulling Ads From Muslim TV Show

Musings Of A Marfan Mom via BlogHer: Alcohol At Teen Parties: Where Is The Line Of Responsibility For Parents?

THIS AND THAT

Mommy Words: How Can We Prevent Bullying? Start With Our Own Children.

MommyNaniBooBoo: “It’s Time To Talk Day”… So I Shall

Within These Walls: Disguising My Scars

In Pursuit Of It All: The Whole Story

Mommy Wants Vodka via ABC News: Trust Yourself

The Extraordinary Ordinary via Just. Be. Enough.: Paint The Walls

By Word Of Mouth Musings via Scary Mommy: Reasons To Homeschool

Tiaras & Trucks: Choose Your Day

Vodka Mom: Sometimes The Gods Remind You That You Do Make A Difference

Huffington Post Travel: How Not To Be That Annoying Airline Passenger

Have you come across a great read? Tell us where to find it in the comment section! (Yes, it can be your own post. But it’d better be good, or we’ll flog you.)