What do you call the patriarch of your family?
Apparently, hipster dads want to be called ‘papa.’
A writer with The Daily Beast says this stems from the recent embrace of the word ‘mama’ by middle class women who say the term ‘mom’ made them feel old.
Now, the term ‘papa’ is popping up in trendy, urban areas.
Dads who prefer ‘papa’ say ‘dad’ is too suburban and bland.
But ‘papa’ means they’re open-minded and liberal.