From the chain-smoking toddler, Katy Perry’s sexy Sesame Street performance, to sobering cyber bullying tragedies and scary product recalls, this year gave parents a lot to talk about.
We’ve rounded up 2010’s most controversial parenting stories—the videos, quotes, and headlines that left us ranting, raving, or just plain shocked (pole dancing for kids, anyone?).
Did we get it right? What shocking stories did we leave out?