"Distasteful Nanny With A Penchant For Sunflower Seeds And Male Porn"

Look, we'd like to lay off I Saw Your Nanny, we really would. But when someone draws our attention to a post with the above title » 10/03/08 1:30pm 10/03/08 1:30pm I ask you, The post that follows is so motherhumping odd that we can do no better than to publish it, in its entirety. The commenters really rip her a new one, too! As my friend IM'd me,…

'I Saw Your Nanny' Is Sensitive To A Diversity Of Stereotypes

For those people troubled by the lack of diversity on Fashion Week's runways, why, look no further than that beacon of egalitarian humanity, I Saw Your Nanny » 9/11/08 12:20pm 9/11/08 12:20pm. The nanny watchdog site (on which people report sightings of "bad nannies") has recently added a charming banner illustration, a gallery of happy nannies of…

I Saw A Crazy: 'Nanny' Policing Goes Off Rails

I did my weekly scan of "I Saw Your Nanny" this morning. For those unfamiliar with this three-car-pileup phenomenon, it's a site on which people post sightings of "bad nannies." As one might imagine, the snobbery, entitlement, ugliness and paranoia run rampant. But there's also just an element of "wtf?" that makes it… » 6/06/08 3:20pm 6/06/08 3:20pm