The Terror of Butt Elmo and Butt Pooh

I WILL POOP ON YOUThe Awl’s Tom Scocca takes Underparenting to a new level: “Diapers are for catching urine and feces. They represent neither entertainment nor education…. Butt Elmo, by contrast, represents a world in which it’s not merely branding that’s out of control but cross-branding. Every space is a promotional opportunity for something else.”