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Advice columnist. Today, Pauline Friedman Phillips, the chick who wrote the advice column for dear abby, died. Yada yada, condolences yada, yada.
This chick wrote this column for over 40 years. It’s just a bunch of people asking for advice on their most intimate stuff. Husbands banging your sister, kid’s retarded, you’re into your cousin type of stuff. Then you give your advice having read two or three sentences, send these people on their merry way and never have to deal with the consequences.
How ridiculous is that? I mean not all of the stuff was super serious but I’m sure her advice ruined at least 1 person’s life. 0% accountability. That’s not a knock. I think she was a fuckin’ genius cloaked in immense power. Chicks just hanging on her every word for 40+ years.
Anyway. It reminded me of this little gem: