On this week’s episode, Rebecca, Carvell, and Gabe discuss the white-supremacist violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, then turn to happier topics, including how to win at Disneyland. Then they’re joined by Lisa Guernsey and her 15-year-old daughter, Janelle Krupicka, to talk about teenagers, cellphones, and a frightening recent article in the Atlantic.
Plus: parenting triumphs and fails, recommendations, and more. And on Slate Plus this week, Gabe solicits some advice from Carvell and Rebecca—with perhaps the most obnoxious parenting question ever asked.
Items discussed on the show:
- Rebecca recommends Beating the Lunch Box Blues: Fresh Ideas for Lunches on the Go! By J. M. Hirsch.
- Gabe recommends Disney Mickey Mouse on the Disney Channel.
- Carvell recommends The Red Balloon, which you can (and should) watch right now:
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