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Let the Little Children Come -- Even the Noisy Ones Jul. 05, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I had to respond to Frustrated with Noise, who had a problem with children crying in chu... Read More

Divorce Is Tough on Adult Children Jun. 05, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I lived in a bad marriage for more than 25 years. There was mental, emotional and some p... Read More

Frosty Photos Dec. 15, 2018

Katiedid Langrock

"I can't take the picture if you're crying." Every parent who has ever attempted professional family... Read More

Grumpy Halloween Oct. 27, 2018

Katiedid Langrock

Halloween doesn't just happen on Oct. 31 anymore. In my town, we have a monster parade that marches ... Read More

Brett Kavanaugh and the Politics of Emotion-Shaming Oct. 19, 2018

Ted Rall

America squandered an important national moment. Judge Brett Kavanaugh wept. On national TV. For 45 ... Read More

Nose To The Groin Stone Dec. 19, 2017

The Science Advice Goddess

I'm a woman, and I recently made a new professional connection — a man who's excited about my... Read More

Time for Tears Aug. 12, 2017

Katiedid Langrock

I'm a crier. When I was 3 and my arm was pulled out of its socket, I cried because the doctor was go... Read More

Open Floodgates Apr. 16, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I have an embarrassing problem. Whenever I feel an extreme emotion — positive or n... Read More

The Demon Within Sep. 28, 2016

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: My wife and I have been married for 12 years, and I absolutely love her and the kids. Bu... Read More

Voting Like a Woman Aug. 03, 2016

Connie Schultz

A popular mantra of political discourse in this presidential season involves lecturing women not to ... Read More

A President Cries, and the NRA Trembles Jan. 06, 2016

Connie Schultz

Two of my closest friends are also my steadfast movie companions. It is our habit, whenever possible... Read More

Babies, Bunnies and a Bucket of Chicken Apr. 25, 2015

Katiedid Langrock

It was a week before Easter. Suffering from an insatiable sweet tooth, my husband broke into the Eas... Read More

The Black Widow Oct. 25, 2014

Katiedid Langrock

Parents who laugh at their crying kids are jerkfaces. Lists about "stupid things kids cry about," in... Read More

Skipping K-12 Aug. 23, 2014

Katiedid Langrock

My co-worker scurried toward her desk, eyes red and puffy. I walked over and asked her what was wron... Read More

How Fatherhood Made Me a Better Person Jun. 18, 2014

Ben Shapiro

My baby daughter has ruined me. I'm not typically known for being the most openly emotional person. ... Read More

Giver of Tears Apr. 30, 2014


It seems sibling rivalries may begin before there are even siblings. In a newly published paper, Har... Read More

Childhood Trauma Mar. 08, 2014

Katiedid Langrock

I woke to the sound of screaming and thought the cries were coming from my dream. They seemed quiet ... Read More

Toddling Toward Toddlerhood Feb. 08, 2014

Katiedid Langrock

When my son turned 1, friends bought me books on parenting toddlers. "Turning 1 means the ONEderful ... Read More