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Monday, November 14, 2005

Every Child Needs A Mother

Posted by on November 14 at 9:00 AM

From the great state of Wisconsin

A 4-month-old girl died when her drunk mother fell asleep on top of her while breast-feeding…

Please note: I am not hostile to mothers or motherhood. I love my mother, and I love mothers in theory and in (platonic) practice. My “Every Child Needs A Mother” posts are a response to the American Taliban’s dubious assertion that every child needs a mother, and that a child with a mother, any mother at all, is better off than a child with, say, two gay male parents. Like other things that you’re liable to read in the Biable, it ain’t necessarily so.