2009-06-17 / Letters to the Editor
A Day to Honor Fathers
Father's Day is a rare occasion when we, as a nation, praise the notion of being a father. Too often, fatherhood is demeaned, and in popular culture, fathers are portrayed as weak and lazy and as driven only by their appetites. Against this tide of skepticism, Father's Day should be an opportunity for us to remember that fatherhood is a noble calling.