Does my baby need a passport? Slate’s Mom and Dad Are Fighting discuss.

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Procrastinate On Getting Your Baby a Passport. (Seriously.) 

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Procrastinate On Getting Your Baby a Passport. (Seriously.) 

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Jan. 22 2016 10:00 AM
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Don’t Procrastinate on Getting Your Baby a Passport! She’ll Thank You Later.

Flying with a baby on board? Slate’s president, Keith Hernandez, shares a parenting triumph. 

kid at airport.
Don’t leave home without her!

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On this week’s Mom and Dad Are Fighting Slate Plus bonus segment, Slate’s brand-new president, Keith Hernandez, joins hosts Allison Benedikt and Dan Kois for his first-ever Slate podcast appearance. At only 14 weeks old, Keith’s daughter, Willa, is already a seasoned traveler—with flights as far as Florida under her belt. But when her parents plan a trip to Paris, can Willa waltz through security on cuteness alone, or does a newborn need a passport like anyone else? The hosts discuss. And with the fly date fast approaching, will Keith get her customs-ready in time?

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