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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 to Seth Mnookin, author of The Panic Virus, about how to deal with vaccine resisters in your midst. Then, our listeners’ best snow day ideas, a call about a willful older brother who won’t stop making the baby cry, and parenting triumphs and fails.
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Allison recommends Melinda Wenner Moyer’s great advice for understandably freaked out parents of unvaccinated infants and a soon-to-be-released book, After Birth, which Allison has not actually finished reading, but which people either seem to love love love or hate hate hate.
Dan recommends taking your kids to see the Oscar-nominated animated shorts.
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Podcast produced by Ann Hepperman.