Category Archives: Child Custody

Should we fine tune our replacement of marriage?

Workingmother.com has a post up about the question of whether men should be able to legally opt out of fatherhood: The woman said the idea came from a friend—a woman who had a child out of a friends-with-benefits situation with … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Child Support, Chivalry, Illegitimacy, Marriage, Replacing Marriage, Romantic Love | 216 Comments

“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 | 117 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