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Foreign policy

I was just reading a news story on a celebrity gossip website about Angelina Jolie’s rumored plans to adopt her next baby from India, and when I glanced down at the comments I was expecting to see the usual griping about how her family resembles a traveling circus or SHILOH IS SO CUTE! or YUCK SHE KISSED HER BROTHER WHATEVER. But the very first comment was left by a more profoundly concerned citizen of the world who asked, “WHY IS IT NEVER A MEXICAN??!!”

That comment totally made my day.

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Heather B. Armstrong

Hi. I’m Heather B. Armstrong, and this used to be called mommy blogging. But then they started calling it Influencer Marketing: hashtag ad, hashtag sponsored, hashtag you know you want me to slap your product on my kid and exploit her for millions and millions of dollars. That’s how this shit works. Now? Well… sit back, buckle up, and enjoy the ride.

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