On this, the Feast of the Holy Innocents, Bristol - thank you for choosing life!People magazine reported that 18-year-old Bristol Palin gave birth to Tripp Easton Mitchell Johnston on Sunday. He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces. Colleen Jones, the sister of Bristol's grandmother, told People magazine that "the baby is fine and Bristol is doing well."
And for any troll who wants to remind everyone how she is an unmarried mother . . . yes, that's right, but why wouldn't you express joy at the birth of a child, regardless of its circumstances? My father found out after his own mother's death that she did not marry his father until just before the birth of their third son, making him and my Uncle Hughie "bastards" to use the phrase then in vogue. And a finer man never lived, my Dad, so keep your comments to yourself on little Tripp's parentage . . .