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2. Learn Their Lingo
fauxhawk = A full head of hair combed into the middle to fabricate the look of a mohawk.
TTYN = Talk to you never
3. Movie Reviews for Parents
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Episode 6 of this enormously popular franchise lightens the tone a bit and dabbles in some real teen issues like crushes, cheating, obsession, and obedience…
I Love You, Beth Cooper
Almost nobody is recommending this unfunny film for teens (or anyone else). And with a barrage of teen sexual content, it’s another example of how…
4. Links to Learn From
Minimum Wage Hike Could Lead To Job Losses [CBS News]
Drawing up a game plan for life [Chron.com]
Divorce: don’t discount dad, you’ll deny your daughter [Examiner.com]
5. A Little Encouragement…And Humor
Kids go where there is excitement. They stay where there is love.
– Zig Ziglar