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From Elmo to the Walking Dead

When the topic of conversation moves to parenting failures, I’d say one of mine ranks pretty high on the parenting fail list: My DVR has a cool option that lets me play through episodes and movies, back to back.  To make it even more user-friendly, I created folders , where I move videos after each one is recorded.    Unfortunately, my mind slipped and contributed to yet another of my parenting fails. My failure came to light while I was in my man cave, where I spend a lot of my day.  My two boys were watching Elmo on the DVR and life was good. All of a sudden, horrified screams echo from the living room.  I jump up, ready to render first aid or fight off a crazy intruder.  The intruder turned out to … Read entire article »

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The Walking Dead and the Challenges of Fatherhood

The Walking Dead and the Challenges of Fatherhood

The Walking Dead and the Challenges of Fatherhood I have a soft spot for zombies.  Well, maybe not for actual not-living, not-breathing, abominations of nature, real or imagined.  It is probably more accurate to say I have a soft spot for the zombie genre. If I were to analyze my love of the genre, I guess it would have something to do with the survivalist, societal, and human themes involved with a zombie apocalypse and the collapse of … Read entire article »

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Show Me the Links #10

Show Me the Links #10

For Show Me the Links, Real Men, Real Dads will showcase a rundown of links found interesting and worthwhile by RMRD. Here is a sampling: Daddies Aren’t Supposed to have Beards My 3½ year old daughter has recently started making rather opinionated comments about daddy’s choice of apparel… and my hair cut… and my beard. If it’s starting at this age, what will she be saying when she’s a teenager? I hear you; “Be afraid. Be very afraid!” The Walking … Read entire article »

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Walking Dead Board Game

Walking Dead Board Game

Peanut Gallery Commentary: A Walking Dead Board Game! Blog Topic #2 Peanut Gallery Commentary is where Real Men, Real Dads shares an article or column found somewhere out there on the Internet and breaks it down in RMRD fashion. What exactly that means, I am unsure. It can sometimes make for some entertaining reading, though. The second edition of Peanut Gallery Commentary focuses on my new discovery, A Walking Dead Board Game!  Thanks to this blog post from GeekDad at Wired … Read entire article »

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