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Father’s Day

A Father’s Shadow

Posted by on June 19th, 2015, under NOTEBOOK

When a man becomes a father he suddenly casts a larger shadow. One that grows bigger with the years. One that poops and pees everywhere. Keeps him awake at night. Bangs things and breaks them. A shadow that follows him, watches him, learns from him and tries to do what he does, tries to stand […]

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10 Sketches of Dads By Their Kids, Part 1

Posted by on May 21st, 2015, under NOTEBOOK

It seems like everyone is starting to gear up for Father’s Day, and what better way to get things started than something ridiculously sentimental and fun. Some dads are sketchy, and by that I mean they have awesome artwork made by their kids. We asked dads for pictures of them sketched, painted or otherwise drawn […]

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Kid’s Day – Scrabble Scribble #8

Posted by on June 13th, 2014, under SNAPSHOTS

  It makes sense when you think about it from a kid’s perspective: there’s a Mother’s Day and a Father’s Day, so why not a Kid’s Day, right? Totally right, if it weren’t for all of the wrongness that comes from the fact that we parents spend every single one of our days slaving to […]

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This Dad Video Is Legit

Posted by on June 9th, 2014, under EXTERNAL USE ONLY

As we hurtle towards Father’s Day, every brand and marketing guru is going to bludgeon you with videos about dads. Commercials, cards, and advertisements of every sort will suddenly sound bombastically devoted to dads and the experience of fatherhood. Meanwhile, they will ignore us for the rest of the year. But there is a brand […]

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Daddy is Full of Shhhhh… Sugar

Posted by on June 17th, 2013, under SNAPSHOTS

This image popped up in my Facebook feed. It had a single caption with only six words: “Dave has some explaining to do…” We think the explanation is pretty clear. “I love you because you give me sugar all day. Jack” We’re now in the hangover period after Father’s Day. Jack’s dad is obviously being […]

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Father’s Day Unique Gift Guide

Posted by on June 15th, 2011, under INSTRUCTIONAL DIAGRAMS

  Sometimes giving your dad a gift for Father’s day can be rough. Thinking up what to get the “guy who has everything” is no small task, especially for his kid(s). We’re here to help. You’re welcome. In a mention HTBAD got yesterday from one of our most admired juggersites, Art of Manliness, the author […]

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Crappiest Father’s Day Gift Contest!

Posted by on June 14th, 2011, under NOTEBOOK

We’re calling our week-long celebration of Father’s Day DAD-MIRATION WEEK™! How are we celebrating? By running our first-ever contest giveaway, that’s how! The Crappiest Father’s Day Gift Contest! Submit your “Crappiest Father’s Day Gift” for a chance to win… WIN OUR AMAZING PRIZE: A $25 STARBUCKS GIFT CARD!* * Note: This prize is not in […]

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