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  • Bride wants wedding guests to check politics at door

    Dear Abby: My fiancé and I are getting married in a year.We have some very close gay friends, and I ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 7:23 am
  • Dear Abby: Grandpa foils kids' vegetarian diet

    Dear Abby,I have been a vegetarian for 12 years. My husband has been one on and off for 5 years. I t ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 8:32 pm
  • Dear Abby: Affair could be more about money than love

    Dear Abby,I am 68 and my husband is 80. I just found out he is involved with a 40-year-old woman. He ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 12:24 am
  • Dear Abby: Less is more than enough when mom walks in the nude

    Dear Abby,I am 26 years old, and my mother still walks around naked in front of me with no warning. ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Worker shouldn't volunteer to smooth things over for boss

    Dear Abby,My boss wants to do a day of community service with the staff to help others and improve r ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 9:28 pm
  • Dear Abby: Teen in rut hunts for ways to spice up boring life

    Dear Abby: My life is boring, repetitive and I am often depressed. I have trouble talking to others, which makes things harder. Every day is the same: ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Birds and the bees talk spilled by playmate

    Dear Abby,I had planned to wait until my daughter was 12 and in the sixth grade to teach her about s ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 8:21 pm
  • Dear Abby: Shut down wayward daughter's cellphone

    Dear Abby,I need advice on how to deal with my 18-year-old daughter. A few months ago, she was ready ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 3:28 pm
  • Husband needs to brake his bad habits behind the wheel

    Dear Abby,My husband is a very aggressive driver. He tailgates, cuts people off, narrates “play by p ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Friend fears drama could upset wedding

    Dear Abby,One of my best friends just got engaged and I’m invited to the wedding. My problem is, my ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 12:24 am
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