Manhattan slayings are a mother’s worst nightmare
Many of the moms I know could hardly bear to read the story of the Manhattan mother who came home to discover that the family nanny had killed two of her charges before stabbing herself. Naturally, the blogosphere started up the predictable pounding of the parents. The message is clear: Parents should not outsource day care; working moms care more about their careers than their children. All of this is nonsense, of course.