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In this week’s edition of Slate’s parenting podcast Mom and Dad Are Fighting, Slate editors Allison Benedikt and Dan Kois talk about when it’s OK to let your kid quit an activity. Then, they talk to writer and mother Sarah Erdreich about what it’s like to be a parent with chronic pain. Plus, a listener call about butt jokes, and parenting triumphs and fails.
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Dan recommends the new movie, Paddington, which he says both kids and parents will dig.
Allison recommends Togetherness, the new HBO show by Jay and Mark Duplass, which is all about marriage after kids, and is both very funny and extremely difficult to watch. But worth it.
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