Category Archives: Fatherhood

Hollywood’s hero can’t save the day

IBB linked to an interesting article by Megan McArdle on Bloomberg View: How Hollywood Can Save Our Families.  McArdle points out the enormous disadvantage broken homes create for children and our society.  She proposes having Hollywood use its moral force … Continue reading

Posted in Child Support, Christian Films, Church Apathy About Divorce, Divorce, Fatherhood, Feminists, Headship, Traditional Conservatives | 98 Comments

If it was a snake, it would have bitten them.

CNN Money has a new article up claiming that men with children magically earn more than childless men (H/T Sunshine Mary):  It pays to be a dad Dads had a median salary of $49,000 compared to around $29,000 for men … Continue reading

Posted in Data, Denial, Fatherhood, Foolishness, Patriarchal Dividend | 272 Comments

Slow your roll

A little over 400 comments into the discussion of Radio Silence and Dread, a blogger by the handle Prov Erbs asked: Please help Dalrock or anyone else! What does Christian dread look like in detail for a married couple of … Continue reading

Posted in Dread, Fatherhood, Frame, Game, Headship, Rebellion | 142 Comments

When Dennis Rainey got it right.

I was poking around the FamilyLife site and saw that they have a section for staying married/commitment.  In the first post on the list titled 5 Ways to Keep Your Marriage Covenant, Rainey gets the question of divorce right. He focuses … Continue reading

Posted in Dennis Rainey, Divorce, FamilyLife, Fatherhood, Marriage, Wake-up call | 417 Comments

Blind spot

Note:  I greatly appreciate the work the National Marriage Project is doing, especially in putting out easy to read and meaningful data in their State Of Our Unions reports.  In addition, their director W. Bradford Wilcox strikes me as a very … Continue reading

Posted in Child Support, Denial, Fatherhood, Illegitimacy, National Marriage Project, New Morality, Replacing Marriage, W. Bradford Wilcox | 121 Comments