Mom and Dad Are Fighting

Mom and Dad Are Fighting: The Frank Edition

Slate’s parenting podcast on how to stop yourself from projecting your issues onto to your kids.

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On this week’s episode: Rebecca, Gabe, and Carvell answer a question from a listener who wants to keep her relatives from posting pictures of her daughter on social media, and another from a father who sees himself acting out his own issues around his son—with painful results. Rebecca and Carvell have big important fails; Gabe has a small dumb triumph. And on Slate Plus, Rebecca shares an update about the racist summer camp.

Recommendations:

• Gabe recommends Enchanted, especially Amy Adams’ performance.
• Rebecca recommends Explained, a series from Vox on Netflix.
• Carvell recommends Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

Join us on Facebook or email us at momanddad@slate.com to tell us what you thought of today’s show and give us ideas for what we should talk about in future episodes. Got questions that you’d like us to answer? Call and leave us a message at 424-255-7833.

Podcast produced by Jess Jupiter.