Well, we at Demography is Destiny had an eventful weekend! On Friday afternoon Shannon gave birth to our third child (and first daughter) Lucy Joyce. She was 8lb 1oz, which is pretty large for a baby born over two weeks early. She is healthy and happy and beautiful. She is feeding well but she is very sleepy at the moment, perhaps she'll wake up tonight! Our boys were very excited to meet her and we are looking forward to an Easter with a full house! 

Marcus Roberts is a Senior Researcher at the Maxim Institute in Auckland, New Zealand, and was co-editor of the former MercatorNet blog, Demography is Destiny. Marcus has a background in the law, both...