Mom and Dad Are Fighting discusses the movie Eighth Grade with director Bo Burnham.

Should Kids See the R-Rated Movie Eighth Grade?

Should Kids See the R-Rated Movie Eighth Grade?

Slate's parenting podcast.
Aug. 9 2018 2:00 PM

Mom and Dad Are Fighting: The Eighth Grade Edition

Taxidermied animals, Africa trips, and the movie Eighth Grade, on Slate’s parenting podcast.

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Gabriel Roth is out this week, but Rebecca Lavoie and Carvell Wallace are here with Allison Benedikt to discuss taxidermied animals, being without your kids, summer camp compromises, and a listener question about whether to take a young child on a trip to Africa. They also talked with Bo Burnham, writer and director of the movie Eighth Grade, and Betsy Bozdech, executive editor at Common Sense Media, about the film.



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