Monday, April 2, 2012 | Categories: Q Blog |
On today's show, guest host Brent Bambury talked to blogger and stay-at-home dad Chris Routly about his successful fight to draw attention to a Huggies diaper campaign that portrayed men as bumbling and inattentive caregivers.
It's popular on TV to portray men as inept fathers and husbands, but in real life, more and more men are taking on the role of primary caregiver.
Should advertisers and producers rethink their portrayals of husbands and fathers? Is it time to reject TV's bumbling dad stereotype, or are dads fair game for a little mockery?