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Dear Abby - In Popular Culture
... by Adam Sandler, contains the line "We got Ann Landers, and her sister Dear Abby", a reference to the Jewish heritage of the twins ... there is a reference in the first few minutes to both Dear Abby and Ask Ann Landers by Clarissa (Melissa Joan Hart.) On the show Total Drama Island, in the episode "The Sucky Outdoors" when ... Me And The Elephant by Gene Cotton contains the line "I wrote to Ann Landers and Dear Aby too" Chuck Palahniuk's book Fight Club features an allusion to Dear Abby ...
Chicago Sun-Times - The 1980s
... In February 1987, the popular syndicated advice column Ask Ann Landers (commonly known as the "Ann Landers" column and written at that point by Eppie Lederer) left the Sun-Times after 31 years to jump to the rival ... Crowley, a 47-year-old lawyer, teacher and daughter of Ruth Crowley, who had been the original Ann Landers columnist from 1943 until 1955 ...
Ask Ann Landers
... Ann Landers was a pen name created by Chicago Sun-Times advice columnist Ruth Crowley in 1943 and taken over by Eppie Lederer in 1955 ... For 56 years, the Ask Ann Landers syndicated advice column was a regular feature in many newspapers across North America ... Due to this popularity, 'Ann Landers', though fictional, became something of a national institution and cultural icon ...

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    All married couples should learn the art of battle as they should learn the art of making love. Good battle is objective and honest—never vicious or cruel. Good battle is healthy and constructive, and brings to a marriage the principle of equal partnership.
    Ann Landers (b. 1918)

    What the vast majority of American children needs is to stop being pampered, stop being indulged, stop being chauffeured, stop being catered to. In the final analysis it is not what you do for your children but what you have taught them to do for themselves that will make them successful human beings.
    —Ann Landers (b. 1918)

    ... we all know the wag’s definition of a philanthropist: a man whose charity increases directly as the square of the distance.
    George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)