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Balancing Act: In defense of nice moms

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Bad moms have a movie. (Which I loved.) Mean moms have blogs. Every few months, a new post pops up extolling the virtues of being the mean mom. Recently it was “9 reasons I’m the mean mom, not the cool mom” on the wildly popular (and frequently fantastic) scarymommy blog. “It’s exhausting,” Melissa Fenton writes. “It’s…