‘Wrap them in cotton wool!’ GMB debate erupts as guest blasts ‘snowflake’ parents

“Stood up? They asked for the flag of the country that educates them to be removed. That’s not standing up,” one fan blasted at Carina’s praise for the younger generation. A second said on Twitter: “Bring your own children up how you like. However, don’t then moan when they act or conduct themselves in ways […]

Good Doctor Recap: Meet the Parents

RELATED STORIES No amount of talking points could prepare Shaun for dinner with Lea’s parents on Monday’s episode of The Good Doctor. No, that “predictable disaster” went exactly as Lea had feared. For starters, Lea’s mom Pam (Nip/Tuck‘s Julie Warner) asked Shaun if being autistic makes his job more difficult. And because that wasn’t awful […]

Caillou Cancelled at PBS Kids (as Parents Everywhere Rejoice)

RELATED STORIES Parenting triumphs are few and far between during the pandemic, but news that Caillou will no longer be on the air is being well-received by moms and dads far and wide. PBS Kids announced on social media Tuesday that the much-maligned animated series, which has centered on its precocious 4-year-old namesake and his […]

Single Parents Finale Sneak Peek: Angie and Will Try to Recall Which of Them Initiated Their ‘Intimate’ Sleepover

RELATED STORIES One minute, Single Parents besties Will and Angie were enjoying a farewell dinner of wine and pizza by gas-station candlelight; the next, they were waking up together mid-cuddle. And in this exclusive sneak peek from the zippy ABC sitcom’s Season 2 finale (Wednesday, 9:30/8:30c), all their friends want to know is which of […]

Frozen’s Olaf and SNL Cast Encourage Parents to ‘Let Kids Drink’ in Rousing Quarantine Anthem — Watch Video

RELATED STORIES The cast of Saturday Night Live knows just how hard it can be to parent your children while holed up in quarantine. That’s why they’ve proposed a new rule: “Let kids drink!” That was the premise of a song performed by most of the cast during this weekend’s Season 45 finale. The music […]

Quotes of the Week: Single Parents, Watchmen, The Voice, Arrow and More

October is on its way out the door, but it’s leaving some excellent TV in its wake. (More specifically, some excellent TV dialogue). We’ve once again compiled the most memorable exchanges, both scripted and unscripted, from the past seven days of television, which you can find in the attached Quotes of the Week gallery. This […]

Jodie Comer says she will always regret parents snub at Emmy win

Liverpool-born Jodie, who beat co-star Sandra Oh to an Emmy, told Variety: “It’s nice to bring your parents to these things. But I just said, ‘Oh no, sit this one out. Now’s not my time.’  I’m probably not going to ever live that one down with them – they’ll be coming to every single thing now.” The […]

Single Parents Season 1 Finale Recap: [Spoiler] Cops to Amorous ‘Feelings’

When is ketchup not just ketchup? The answer, Single Parents Season 1 finale revealed, is when it’s used as a metaphor in one of the most impassioned rants about parenthood that we’ve heard in ages. But was the speech enough to move one of the comedy’s meant-to-be couples out of the friend zone? Read on […]

Star Wars 9 ‘CAN retcon Last Jedi Rey parents shock’ Rian Johnson CONFIRMS major problem

Star Wars is a franchise built entirely on continuity and the ongoing legacy of what has come before. Star Wars fans treasure the iconic characters and the sense of history and myth in perfect balance. This is one of the principal reasons there was such a backlash when The Last Jedi seemed to disregard so much of […]

Boy spent 47 agonizing days in ICU with tetanus. Parents still refuse vaccines

Enlarge (credit: Getty | Thomas Samson) The young son of anti-vaccine parents endured excruciating pain and spent 47 days in pediatric intensive care after contracting tetanus, a devastating bacterial infection easily prevented by vaccines. Despite the nightmarish ordeal, his parents still refused to have him vaccinated, according to health officials in Oregon who helped treat […]