Stinky Diaper Awards 2008
Postpartum pounds shed at warp speed! Pregnant teens glamorized! Nurseries overdecorated! Time once again to hand out this year's seriously smelly trophies...
The Try a Little Tenderness Award
In June a 2 1/2-year-old autistic boy was kicked off an American Eagle
flight after what parent company American Airlines labeled a
pre-takeoff "raging fit" (aka typical toddler meltdown) by the child.
Do we now have to pay extra for sensitivity to kids with special needs?
Weeks later, radio shock jock Michael Savage suggested that autistic
children be told, "Don't sit there crying and screaming, you idiot." We
say: Who's the screaming idiot? Adding to the stupidity, actor Denis
Leary (right) reportedly titled a chapter in his new book (not released
at press time) "Autism Shmautism." Denis, we've got five words for you:
Autism is not a joke. You hear us knocking?