Danielle Campoamor

Whiskey Fan. Sports Drinker. Occasional Writer. Constant Mom.
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The US Won't Save Our Children From Guns, So Our Children Must Save Themselves

As a 3-year-old toddler, my son requires me to save him from certain danger on a daily basis. We hold hands when we cross the street. I remind him not to question gravity and jump off the couch. I keep batteries and other potentially-fatal-if-swallow…
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Here’s How Much Your Child’s Life Is Worth, According To The NRA

I'm staring at the features on my 3-year-old son's face as he plays haphazardly with mismatched Legos. The curve of his nose. The plump of his cheeks. The brown in his wide eyes. The little body I once carried inside me, and then in my arms, is now o…
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Is Online Shaming Ever "Helpful"? Moms & Experts Debate On 'Bearing The Motherload'

Share even the most innocuous details about your parenting decisions online, and you're sure to experience a seemingly never-ending barrage of judgment, condemnation, and even hate. When something as personal as parenthood is discussed on something a…
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How To Deal With Online Shaming — Because It Happens To Every Mom

They say it takes a village to raise a child, but what happens when that village becomes judgmental, combative, and shaming? At a time when we share so much of our personal lives — including our parenting decisions — online, more and more mothers are…
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Who Was Removed From The Opening Ceremony? There Was A Security Breach You May Have Missed

While the 2018 Winter Games are all about unity, that doesn't mean they went off without a hitch. So, who was removed from the opening ceremony? Yes, there was a security breach you probably missed, and, yes, it was handled as you would probably expe…
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People Think This Moment Was A Subtle Jab At Russia At The Opening Ceremony & You May Have Missed It

While the 2018 Winter Games are all about unity, they're not without rules. And during the Opening Ceremonies, people were convinced a particular moment gave way to a subtle jab at Russia; a country that was banned from the Winter Olympics due to dop…
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Kim Yo Jong Looking At Mike Pence At The Opening Ceremony Has Twitter Celebrating Shade

The Olympics are supposed to be about unity, togetherness, and a shared sense of friendly competition. But this year, during the 2018 Winter Games Opening Ceremonies, some shade was definitely thrown in a few directions. Take Kim Yo Jong looking at M…
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You'll Never Be As Happy As The 2018 Winter Games Mexico Flag Bearer

While the Opening Ceremonies of any Olympic Games is arguably an intense affair, filled with lights, dancers, performers, and other (expensive) pleasantries, nothing beats the Parade of Nations. And during the Olympians' iconic march into the stadium…
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Funniest Tweets About Opening Ceremony Commentators Proves The People Just Want To Watch In Peace

So far, 2018 hasn't necessarily been what most would consider an "easy" year. January felt as though it was at least six months long, and even though February is the shortest month out of the year, it doesn't look it's going to fly by either. So peop…
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Here's Who Mike Pence Brought To The Opening Ceremonies Of The 2018 Winter Games

While the 2018 Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea are undoubtably a time for celebration, camaraderie, and friendly competition, they're also an opportunity to send a world-wide message. Which is why, arguably, who dignitaries bring to the Open…
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You’re Obsessed With Gus Kenworthy For The Completely Wrong Reason

The expectations placed on any top tier athlete are often unfathomable to the rest of us. And that pressure is exacerbated for Olympic athletes, who have the hopes of entire countries to consider as they compete for their places at the podium. But no…
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To Pierce Or Not To Pierce Your Baby’s Ears: Moms Debate On ‘Bearing The Motherload’

Becoming a mother means instantly sharing a connection with every woman who has made that same life choice. But since parenting isn't a "one size fits all" endeavor, becoming a mother also means being exposed to a wide variety of fellow parents makin…
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The Scientology Super Bowl Commercial Has Twitter Absolutely *Losing* It

The Super Bowl is known for its iconic, and sometimes problematic, commercials, and Super Bowl LII was no exception. But "I love it!" or "I hate it!" gave way to confusion late in the game, when the Scientology Super Bowl commercial had everyone aski…
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Chrissy Teigen’s Super Bowl Tweet Will Probably Make You Say “Same” Very, Very Loudly

Maybe you won't be able to relate. Maybe you're holding a nice cold beer or a hardy glass of wine right this very second. Or, maybe you're pregnant, abstaining, or simply not a big fan of drinking, and you can absolutely relate to Chrissy Teigen's Su…
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There Was A Prince Projection At The Halftime Show & Viewers Have *Feelings*

During the weekend leading up to the Super Bowl LII Halftime show, it was reported that Justin Timberlake, the performer, had planned to perform with a hologram of the one, the only, Prince. But after widespread online backlash, Timberlake reportedly…
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Tweets About The “Bleep Don’t Stink” Super Bowl Commercial Proves Febreze Knows Their Sh*t

There are two types of people in the world: people who watch the Super Bowl for the football, and people who watch the Super Bowl for the commercials. The tweets about the "Bleep Don't Stink" Super Bowl commercial proves that the latter group is argu…
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The Funniest *NSYNC Tweets At Super Bowl LII Prove Hope Is Hard To Kill

For some, Super Bowl Sunday is all about football, food, friends, and family. But for others, Super Bowl Sunday is all about the halftime show. The rest of it? Eh, whatever. And the moment Justin Timberlake was announced as the Super Bowl Halftime Sh…
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Pink’s National Anthem Reaction Proves The Flu Is No Match For An Iconic Performer

Prior to the beginning of Super Bowl LII, Kylie Jenner announced the birth of her daughter and, well, Super Bowl Sunday quickly became "Kylie Jenner Had A Baby" Day. Enter: Pink. Pink's national anthem reaction proves the flu is no match for an iconi…
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Fans Want To Know: Will Kylie Jenner Air Her Birth On TV?

After months of online and media speculation, Kylie Jenner confirmed late-afternoon on Super Bowl Sunday that she is, in fact, a mother. First via a statement posted on Instagram, and then via a touching video posted to YouTube, Jenner let the world …
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Kim Kardashian's Reaction To Kylie Jenner's Baby Is #SisterGoals

After months and months of ongoing, relentless speculation, it has been confirmed: Kylie Jenner is a mom. Late-afternoon on Super Bowl Sunday, of all days, Jenner confirmed the birth of her baby girl via Instagram, with a touching post and an accompa…
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