Tag Archives: role model

Real Life has growing pains:

Dear Dr. Brilliant Cliché; My mom has been divorced for about 2 years now. At first, she was pretty bummed, because my father left her for a much hotter and younger chick (I’d call her a woman, but I’m not … Continue reading

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Our Inalienable right to be miserable:

Dear Dr. Brilliant Cliché, I have worked at my company for five years. I used to love my job. But recently, this same job has begun to drive me crazy and it’s ruining my life. It all started with a … Continue reading

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My Brothers an ASS:

Dear Dr. Brilliant Cliché; My brother has lots of problems, but he doesn’t realize that the real problem is HIM. He doesn’t have it bad, and he’s had a good education and opportunities. But he has this attitude that has ripped … Continue reading

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Over the top controlling everybody’s lives to protect my family from all evil doings: or super heroes create chaos:

Hi Dr. Brilliant Cliché; Since I have become a father my life’s purpose has been to make all the correct decisions for my children’s well being. Now that my son is six and my daughter is eleven, I realize I … Continue reading

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Be happy in their being happy;

Dear Dr. Brilliant Cliché;  I am not a tolerant person. I will admit it. When someone is playing music with the bass turned up too loud and it’s making my teeth rattle, I walk over and ask them to turn it … Continue reading

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Bully a parent normal development version:

Dear Dr. Brilliant Cliché, I have an 11 year old daughter who just this year has started to challenge her mother about everything. They seem to be at it all the time. My wife appears a little intimidated by her … Continue reading

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Another rainbow fish

This question deals with a much stickier aspect of getting rid of your low life ex. Sometimes it can seem like the solution to a problem can scar you for life as much as the problem. GD   Dear Dr. Brilliant … Continue reading

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“The internet is for PORN”

Dear Dr. Brilliant; I thought it was a harmless past time… but now I am beginning to wonder. My boyfriend recently got a computer after years of scoffing at them. He established an email account and started surfing the web. … Continue reading

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Is your daughter a Ho?

A reader described to me a problem she was having with her teenage daughter now that summer was here.  To paraphrase: “What do I do? I can’t shop for clothes with her. Everywhere we go, the clothes look like something … Continue reading

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Trapped

A previous reader commented: Why do people feel trapped? What if their situation doesn’t allow them to escape? What are the consequences of having a mid-life crises and not resolving the problem? Take “It’s a Wonderful Life”. I think the … Continue reading

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