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Should Marissa Mayer Tell Us She Hates Being a Mother?

When you have a 2 1/2-month-old, you're too freaking tired to even think about anything of that stuff.

I'm not complaining. We got over it around five to six months in.

I had this very conversation on Tuesday with a parent of a boy in my kid's class. He and his wife were in the exact situation as my wife and I were, right around the same time, feeling the very same way, except they lived a few blocks from the beach in Santa Monica.

It's the type of brutal honesty few people talk about, but it makes for one heck of a Louie C. K. comedy routine.

Belkin thinks it "will probably be best" if Mayer sticks to her promise to not talk about the life-work balance.

Maybe it would make Belkin feel better if Mayer did speak up in a few weeks. If things are no longer "easy," she can tell us what a wicked task it can be caring for this thing you cannot effectively communicate with.

I'm certain if Mayer gave us such brutal honesty, women -- maybe not Belkin, but others like her -- would line up to scold Mayer for being this cold, heartless, selfish, type-A CEO Mom. Public enemy No. 1 to inadequate women everywhere.

--Written by Rocco Pendola in Santa Monica, Calif.

Rocco Pendola is TheStreet's Director of Social Media. Pendola's daily contributions to TheStreet frequently appear on CNBC and at various top online properties, such as Forbes.
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