"You're why I have the moat, Mother."
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"Attention, please. At 8:45 A.M. on Tuesday, July 29, 2008, you are all scheduled to take the New York State Bar Exam."
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"Oh, Christ—it's your mother."
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"Hi, son. It's just us, Mom and Dad. Remember? The shadowy figures on the periphery of your life. We just stopped by to say good night."
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"How are her scores?"
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"They're not dingy, Mother, they're unbleached."
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"Your mother just wants to let you know that she's finally over her postpartum depression."
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"You ungrateful little beast! How dare you accuse me of being an overbearing stage mother! Go to your room and stay there!"
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"Before Thornton goes to bed, you might let him spend some time with this toy. It's a new concept in bubble-making technology. As you will note, it has a number of interchangeable components that allow for many variations and options as to the quantity an
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"I brought a pound cake in case they don't like the chum." Shark Hunting With Mom
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"'Good' is not enough."
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The Abominable Snowmom
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"For God's sake! Let the man have his simple pleasures."
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"Your inability to turn off your critical voice, combined with your fear of disappointing your overbearing, demanding father, is causing you to lose faith in your fastball."
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"How can I work with you constantly looking over my shoulder?"
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Overly Interactive TV
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"May I consult with counsel?"
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Someone is Out There Watching.
Tags:college, university, university life, universities, colleges, watching, watches, attached, helicopter parent, helicopter parents, parents, parent, parenting, mom, moms, mum, mums, mother, mothers, horror, horrors, parody, parodies, overbearing, overbears, overwhelming, checking, check, check up, checking up, stalk, stalking, stalks, stalker, stalked, education, educational
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"Huddleston, I admire your hands-on approach to everything, but get the hell out of my office!"
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"Your mother called to remind you to diversify."
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"I'm sure your parents won't mind us using white flour. We're making paste."
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"I could tell you were French by your scarf!"
"I'm not his mom anymore—now I'm his life coach."
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