Rich Parents Now Outsourcing Absolutely All Parental Duties to Nannies

Administrators at some tony New York private schools are currently having a massive collective snit over the fact that rich parents don't show up for even the most basic school functions. Instead, they send hired nannies along to entrance interviews, bake sales, "safety patrols," class plays, and any other volunteer… » 5/21/13 4:00pm 5/21/13 4:00pm

It Takes a Village, and That Includes Nannies

I was raised by nannies. That's not to say my parents weren't incredibly supportive and always there for me when I needed them — they were, in spades — but they both worked full-time, which they couldn't have done if my younger brother and I didn't have someone to watch over us during the day. So we had nannies;… » 10/26/12 6:30pm 10/26/12 6:30pm

Nanny College Admits Its First Fully-Matriculated Dude Student in…

Norland College, the world-famous institution, welcomes only its second male student in its 120-year history — 18-year-old Michael Kenny. Not only will Kenny will be the second male student (Peter Cummins was the first) to ever graduate with a Norland Diploma, he'll be the first, according to the Telegraph, to complete … » 9/07/12 9:30am 9/07/12 9:30am

Project Runway's Laura Bennett Doesn't Appreciate The Judge-iness

Remember when former Jezebel Jennifer Gerson called out Laura Bennett for referring to her nannies as "girls"? Well, Bennett does, and, for some reason, over a year later, she's responded over at the Daily Beast. » 2/12/09 12:00pm 2/12/09 12:00pm