Loading
Welcome to Babble,
Settings
Sign Out

Get the Babble Newsletter!

Already have an account? .

MENU

Hollywood's How-To for Laboring Moms

birknockedChildbirth is dramatic enough without getting left behind by an overzealous husband, ala I Love Lucy, or having your partner’s stoner friend walking in just in time to see the baby crowning like in Knocked Up.

But according to Hollywood, when your nine months are up and baby is ready to be born, any number of things could happen.

Your water could break on your best friend’s ex-fiance’s feet. You’ll probably start screaming at anyone who gets near you, especially your partner who has suddenly gone from trust-worthy and reliable to bumbling and self-absorbed. And when it’s all over, all of your sweat and tears will magically turn to clean hair and lipstick as you cuddle your perfectly formed newborn baby.

New York Magazine has a fabulous collection videos, A Helpful Mother-to-Be’s Guide to Giving Birth in a Sitcom or a Movie. If you plan on giving birth on screen, here’s your tutorial. Real-life parents — just sit back and laugh.

Here’s the first, click the link above to see the whole collection.

via Jezebel

More by this author:

Evil Clown Stalks Children for Fun

Did YouTube Mom Go Too Far?

Pregnant Woman Ticketed on Subway

Grandma’s Pregnancy Cravings Could Put Granddaughters at Risk

FacebookTwitterGoogle+TumblrPinterest
Tagged as: , , , , ,

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, profile photo and other personal information you make public on Facebook (e.g., school, work, current city, age) will appear with your comment. Learn More.

FacebookTwitterGoogle+TumblrPinterest