Wee Bits: Father’s Day Presents, Swim Classes, Too Much Clutter, and The Happiest Children in the World

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GQ did a nice big round-up of stylish Father’s Day gift ideas. (We’re biased, but we like our guide better!)

Hey all: Fitness Alive is enrolling for the next session of swim classes now! (Classes start in July.)

Two takeaways from this Parents.com piece: 1) This is a good idea and 2) Online commenters are the worst. (Um, except you, dear readers. : )

This Boston Globe piece about clutter and possessions is one of the more depressing lifestyle stories I’ve read in a long time.

You’re going to want to watch this Sesame Street parody of Orange is the New Black. (A.k.a.: Orange is the New Snack.) Via Rolling Stone.

Baby names nobody’s using, from The Cut.

Cliff’s Notes a book that sounds worth the read. Via Parents.com.

Well, this is nice. You can vote for Philly’s best teacher here. 

Evidently, even fetuses in the womb prefer to look at “face-like images.” (Whaaaa?) Via The Atlantic. 

Also from The Atlantic: Did young-adult movies peak in 1985? (Yes: Goonies; Back to the Future; Clue; The Breakfast Club.)

I found the Vulture ranking of all 213 Beatles songs surprisingly engrossing. (Of course, I disagree heartily with the pick for number one, but that’s part of the fun.)

Helpful (really!) tips from Wee friend and chef Katie Cavuto on cooking salmon this summer.