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New Zach Wahls Video My Two Moms
May 13 2012 4:14 PM ET

New Zach Wahls Video: My Two Moms

Diane Anderson-Minshall

Just in time for Mother's Day, In the Life Media released My Two Moms, a Web short video featuring Zack Wahls, the son of lesbian moms whose passionate speech to the Iowa House of Representatives in support of marriage equality went viral on YouTube, capturing the attention of the country. In the video Wahls discusses his experience as a child of two moms, how he’s adjusting to life in the spotlight, and his new book, My Two Moms: Lessons of Love, Strength and What Makes a Family.

11 Amazing Gifts for the Mother in Your Life
May 12 2012 4:00 AM ET

11 Amazing Gifts for the Mother in Your Life

Diane Anderson-Minshall

It's not too late to get your mom (or wife, aunt, grandmother, baby mama, or that favorite spinster professor from your college days) a kick-ass gift for that special day.