This Week's Show | October 3-4, 2015

  • We all want to do what we think is best for our kids, but why has that changed so much in the last generation? ¬†Melissa Miller of Kaplan University talks about Helicopter Parents and why she thinks they are doing more harm than good¬†for their kids.
  • Heidi Johnson has been an internet sensation because of the letter she wrote to her 13 year-old son demanding that he start respecting her or start paying rent...and for electricity...and a maid fee!

...and Matt takes your questions at 866-554-7387 or email

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