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FiveThirtyEight the Focus of Social Media Backlash after Tweeting about Mom’s ‘Wasted’ Time with Kids

We would assume that the editors at FiveThirtyEight would want to rethink the use of words in social media headlines and titles. Why? In a Mother’s Day poll, they tweeted the following:


People were unhappy with the use of the word “wasted” in describing mothers spending time with their kids.