Guest Opinion: The kids on the bus | September 5, 2007 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

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Spectrum - September 5, 2007

Guest Opinion: The kids on the bus

by Tekla Nee

While the Mommy Wars occasionally die down to smoldering embers, it doesn't take much to fan the flames. The latest flare-up? John and Elizabeth Edwards' decision to pull their children out of school for a year and take them on the campaign trail, discussed in the Sunday New York Times.

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Tekla S. Nee is a partner in the Silicon Valley Moms Group, an organization that runs regional mommyblogs around the country. She can be e-mailed at


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