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Author: Ray Watterson

My Response To Raising Children As Genderless

An English couple caught hell when they recently revealed they raised their child without gender until it was time to enroll him in school. People freaked the hell out. Called them insane. Child abuse! Ray Watterson says it’s these people who are nuts.

Janis Ian: ‘Has-Been’ at 16, Beautiful at 60

She jokes that she wrote her first song at twelve, was published at thirteen, recorded at fourteen, had her first hit at fifteen, and was a has-been at sixteen. But who is Janis Ian at 60? Our Ray Watterson caught up with the American songwriter.