Aug. 8, 2022

Alex Honnold, The World’s Boldest Climber, Just Became A Dad. Now What?

From awe-inspiring ropeless ascents to fatherhood, the ultimate risk taker is aiming for new heights. And not about to hold back.

by Drew Magary
Roger Kisby

Get More Great Content

Sign up for the Fatherly newsletter to get expert advice about fitness, gear, travel, style, parenting, and more in your inbox.

Exclusive tips, tricks, and damn good advice straight from the editors to get you through the week.
The latest entertainment updates and recommendations from BDG, delivered 2x weekly.

139 Corny Jokes to Tell to Kids You Love

ByAlicia Kort

Remember: Dad jokes are funny as long as you think they are.


Kevin Bacon’s Parenting Advice For Raising LGBTQ+ Kids Is Refreshing And Much Needed

ByDevan McGuinness

Kevin Bacon addresses the simple but powerful move parents can do to support their LGBTQ+ kids.


83 Truly Funny Jokes for Work That Don’t Cross Any Lines

ByEmily Kelleher

No long, awkward pauses after these punchlines.

Brain Teasers

85 Tricky Riddles For Kids — With Answers

ByAnna Tingley

The joyful pain of an impossible riddle.

future mathletes

34 Hard Math Riddles (With Answers) For Future Geniuses

ByAnna Tingley

Stump the mathletes of the family with these extra-tricky math riddles and puzzles.


How Famous Men Wear Sockless Shoes

ByLauryn Jiles

Here’s how these celebrities effortlessly pull off the coolest sockless looks.

Brain Teasers

The 102 Best Riddles for Kids That Aren’t Too Confusing


Riddles aren't just for Batman villains or weirdos. All kids love riddles. Here are a bunch that are perfect for kids, but hard enough to still be fun.


6 Reasons Parents Don’t Need To Worry About Monkeypox Right Now

ByTyler Santora

And how to know when it is time to worry.


The 125 Funniest Knock-Knock Jokes for Kids


Knock knock? Who's there? The best joke format for kids ever.

Cuteness Aggression

Fiona The Hippo Is A Big Sister! Check Out This Adorable Baby Hippo

ByDevan McGuinness

The Cincinnati Zoo shared that Bibi, Fiona’s mother, gave birth to her second baby. The little calf was born full-term and healthy.


Fascinating Trivia Questions for Kids and Adults

ByLilian Ogbuefi

Who knew hummingbirds could fly backward?

The Dad Special

Chef Thomas Boemer’s Fried Chicken Recipe Is Comfort Food At Its Finest

ByMatt Berical

The chef and co-owner of Minneapolis’ Revival shares his beloved fried chicken recipe — and a few tricks for nailing a golden brown bird.


16 States Sue Florida Over “Don’t Say Gay” Bill — Here’s Why

ByDevan McGuinness

Attorneys general from 16 states are suing the state of Florida to stop the “Don’t Say Gay or Trans” bill, arguing it harms students and lacks educational merit.


5 Things Happy Couples Do After A Big Fight

BySteve Calechman

What happens after the argument is as important as what happens during it.


You’re Probably Doing Timeouts Wrong

ByPatrick A. Coleman

Timeouts may seem like the perfect solution for child discipline problems, but they’re rarely used correctly, which makes them less than useful.

Parenting Style

Gentle Parenting Is Not For The Weak Of Heart

ByChristian Dashiell

This trending parenting approach requires a lot of patience.