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  • Forget annoying helicopter parents. Helicopter kids are way worse.

    March 25, 2015 | 1:41 pm

    There are parents who hover over their kids like a helicopter. And there are parents who generally leave their kids to their own devices. Each side insists their way is the right way. I’m not here to judge other parenting styles, though I assume, as is often the case, that the best...

  • Helicopter parents: Jewish mothers go airborne

    By Ronda Fox

    May 10, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    Consider this description from Wikipedia: "a person who pays extremely close attention" to her children and rushes "to prevent any harm from befalling them or letting them learn from their own mistakes, sometimes even contrary to the children's wishes."

    Consider further this...