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Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Nicole Blades

When Nicole Blades started a family with a white guy, she knew their kid's skin color would be lighter than hers. But she didn't count on people routinely questioning whether she was her son's mom. After a lot of silent outrage, Nicole finally came up with the perfect quippy comeback to "Is he yours?" But would it work?

What’s YOUR trigger question?
As parents, we all seem to have questions that set off immediate inner rage. What question sets you off, and have you found a comeback that makes you feel better? Tell us at the Longest Shortest Time!
 
 

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The Longest Shortest Time is a podcast and blog about surprising struggles in early parenthood, hosted by author and This American Life contributor Hillary Frank. Visit the Longest Shortest Time's website to submit your story, and to talk mama and papa shop safely.

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