I never had the pleasure of meeting Oren, but his reach was boundless. Oren stood for dads and bucking traditional “bumbling dad” stereotypes. He spoke highly of the Dad 2.0 Summit and its mission of changing perceptions of modern fatherhood.
I was a freckle-face heavy kid. I was constantly reminded of this fact in gym class. Behind the fog of aerosol deodorant (popular in those days), other boys would snicker and make remarks as I changed out of my sweaty gym shorts.