Why you should care
Because Hitler, Stalin and Mao all had horrible relationships with their fathers, and look how they turned out.
It’s been a tough few decades for Dads.
And if pop culture is any indicator — from Fred Flintstone to Homer Simpson — the way that men who are fathers are collectively understood might not be getting any better any time soon.
What with dudes getting dad-shamed for wanting paternity leave while others get conned into thinking that spending any time at all with their own flesh and blood can be called ”babysitting,” there are crimes and misdemeanors being perpetrated against the fine, fine institution of fatherhood, on the daily.
And at least one father is going to turn this whole thing around right now if everyone doesn’t quiet down.