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Friday Night Tykes

7 Actions Parents Can Take When Sports Coaches Act Like Bullies

Dr. Kate Roberts | Posted 05.19.2014 | Parents
Dr. Kate Roberts

As a society and culture, we are undecided as to whether coaches need to be bullies in order to motivate athletes.

The Super Bowl of Parenting Insanity

Rachel Braun Scherl | Posted 04.02.2014 | Parents
Rachel Braun Scherl

Here's what I don't believe in. Team cheers that start with the coach saying (mind you to 8- and 9 -year-olds), "I say rip, you say heads. RIP HEADS!!RIP HEADS!!

The Problem With Friday Night Tykes

Wendy Sue Swanson, MD, MBE, FAAP | Posted 03.21.2014 | Parents
Wendy Sue Swanson, MD, MBE, FAAP

The new show, Esquire's Friday Night Tykes, is getting quite a bit of attention. I suppose this was exactly the network's intent but there are very few cells in my body that can stay quiet about this. Reality TV has submerged to profound depths.