The Fantastic Mr. Fox and the allure of risk-taking masculinity

October 18, 2013

Practice family law with any degree of passion and intellectual curiosity and you will naturally turn into an amateur marriage counselor and sociologist.  One cannot

Don Jon’s refreshingly mature take on male sexuality

October 10, 2013

SPOILER ALERTS Don Jon, Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s directorial debut, has been getting solid reviews for its portrayal of the maturation of a twenty-something, working-class Jersey guy.

Changing family formation and the practice of family law

August 2, 2013

The past twenty years have seen rapid demographic changes in family court clientele.  I am seeing fewer divorces among the professional/managerial classes and seeing more

(Im)perfectly P!nk

April 26, 2013

I consider myself lucky to have seen P!nk for the second time last month in Charlotte, this time from the center of the VIP mosh

Zero tolerance idiocracy

March 8, 2013

It’s dress up Friday at my daughter’s magnet school, in which students can ditch uniforms and come as their favorite novel character.  My daughter’s dressing

Revenge of (and against) the bluenoses

March 8, 2013

For almost 20 years I’ve seen many of my family court clients gets slammed for unbiblical sexual behavior.  Initially it was the obvious–adultery.  But in

Protection from what?

January 8, 2013

A couple weeks ago I received a phone call that is not very unusual.  An anxious mother-to-be had questions about custody.  Of particular concern was how

Perhaps he has a 2,000 mile long penis?[1]

November 30, 2012

A question I am frequently and increasingly being asked by my colleagues is whether modern uses of technology to engage in sexual banter can constitute