Category Archives: Child Custody

Father Hood

Commenter AlanB at Gucci Little Piggy describes the ghetto version of what I outlined in Intrasexual Competition and the Strong Independent Woman.  The following are excerpts from the first of several lengthy comments by AlanB on the topic (language warning): But, … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Fatherhood, Legitimacy, Status of marriage | 327 Comments

Child support and the threat point.

In the discussion of a recent post the history of the term “threat point” came up.  While I’ve used the term and explained how the family courts are being deliberately used to destabilize marriages for feminist ends, I can’t take … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Child Custody, Child Support, Church Apathy About Divorce, Divorce, Fatherhood, Feminists, Threatpoint, Traditional Conservatives | 519 Comments

Is there a “shortage” of single fathers?

Captain Capitalism found an article on eHarmony titled 15 Reasons to Date a Single Mom. The fifteen reasons boil down to various ways of stating that single moms are easy, they will mother you, and you get to have fun with … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Choice Addiction, Data, Fatherhood, Motherhood, Stantons Heroes | 363 Comments

The crazy dictator.

My wife and I watched a movie titled Joshua a while back (plot spoiler alert).  We ended up fast forwarding the second half of the film just to see how it ended, but the first half was both fascinating and … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Child Support, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Lowering The Boom, Marriage, Threatpoint | 235 Comments

Is Europe proof that intact families don’t really matter?

Introverted Playboy made the following statement over at Just Four Guys as part of a larger argument that marriage no longer matters: European countries today have even lower marriage rates than the US. I think something like 80% of Swedish children are born … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Data, Fatherhood, Illegitimacy, Marriage | 89 Comments