Two years ago, my daughter startled us with a most unusual request for a costume: She wanted to dress up as Madonna. She was not even 5 at the time, so this raised some eyebrows in our house, and made us consider two questions:
- 1) Why would a four year-old in this century want to be Madonna?
- 2) Why would her parents deny her wish so instantaneously?
The answers to both are nearly identical, but a subtle nuance makes all the difference.
- 1) Because her dads are gay
- 2) Because her gays are dads
Read what happened next at Huffington Post Parents, where I blog, thanks to the team at Red Room.
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