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11 Oct, 2007

So this is what it’s like to be a family in the 21st century?

Posted by andrea tomkins in: My media (sideblog archive)

You Virtually Had to Be There, over at the New York Times. I laughed, I cried, I wondered if this is coming for us too.


1 Response to "So this is what it’s like to be a family in the 21st century?"

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October 11th, 2007 at 6:58 pm

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Neat story…so much has changed since I was in university.

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