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Dear Good Greatsby: Help! My Granddaughter’s Blog Might Get Me Murdered!

July 27, 2011

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Today’s guest panelist will be my mom, who has graciously agreed to interrupt her normal schedule of spending the day being disappointed in me. The question comes from the Grammy of blogger Girl on the Contrary.  If you’re not familiar with Girl on the Contrary, allow me to introduce her with the compliment that she […]

TSA Doesn’t Negotiate with Terrorists, or Grandmas

June 28, 2011

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On Sunday, a Florida woman complained when TSA airport agents patted down her 95-year-old mother and insisted she remove her adult diaper.  The story spread quickly through social media as an example of overreaching government officials wasting resources scrutinizing a harmless elderly woman while the most likely elderly threats like Larry King continue to roam […]