Category Archives: Child Custody

“Quality Time”

The Other McCain writes about the history of the term quality time in Living Well Is the Best Revenge: The cliché of “quality time” was invented by Baby Boomer yuppies in the 1980s to rationalize the way their lifestyles deprived … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Denial, Divorce, Rationalization Hamster, Robert Stacy McCain, Tucker Carlson | 50 Comments

Our family policy is designed to terrify married fathers.

While the claim is that our family courts are primarily driven by the best interest of children, in reality they tend to focus instead on transferring power and wealth from men to women.  When considering the family courts, it is … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Disrespecting Respectability, Economics, Larry Kummer, Threatpoint, Ugly Feminists | 115 Comments

Updated U.S. Custody and Child Support Data (2015)

It has been over five years since I’ve posted new data on this, so I found the latest publication of Custodial Mothers and Fathers and Their Child Support  (cached) from the US Census and updated the charts below.  The basic narrative is … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Data, Fatherhood, Motherhood | 40 Comments

Why doesn’t this 28 year old manboy want to become respectable?

The Daily Mail has a new article about a 28 year old man who doesn’t want to grow up and start a family of his own.  Instead, he chooses to live with his mother and go to grad school for … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Child Support, Daily Mail, Denial, Disrespecting Respectability, Divorce, Fatherhood, Instapundit, Weak men screwing feminism up | 115 Comments

What about the fathers?

Last year Kathryn Edin wrote in The Shriver Report about low income single fathers, in a piece titled What About the Fathers? She thought she knew all about these men, having spent years speaking to single mothers.  But talking to … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Child Support, Doublethink, Fatherhood, Feral Females, Illegitimacy, New Morality, Turning a blind eye, Weak men screwing feminism up | 253 Comments