After six years of putting other people's kids on the naughty mat, Jo Frost is calling it a day.
10:32am, EST. NBC.
"When $800 strollers hit the market a few years ago, it looked as if baby status symbols had reached a new odd, capitalist apex. Now[...] primo credentials trade in a different kind of capital: nannies." Specifically, the brown-skinned kind.
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.
The recession means rich kids are out of a job too. Result? A crop of French-speaking, name-dropping Gossip Girl nannies!
We're going to be honest: We've sorta been looking forward to the release of the film version of The Nanny Diaries. Our hatred of Scarlett Johansson + our love of Laura Linney + the endless intrigue surrounding the world of nannying + so-so chick lit = Perverse fascination. But today the critics have spoken: The movie …