Laura Pulfer, "Inside Cincinnati"

Barbie's slut shoes, diversity on the bus, Miss America in a muumuu, taxes and suburban sprawl. If you listen carefully, you can hear a whole generation in the voice of Laura Pulfer. "I Beg to Differ," a collection of her most popular Enquirer columns and National Public Radio commentaries, is available at bookstores, at www.orangefrazer.com or (800) 852-9332.

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December

.The miracle of St. Joseph available to all Dec. 20, 1998
.Necktie mild torment next to high heels Dec. 17, 1998
.Monuments to Scoutmaster Nux Boesche Dec. 15, 1998
.Unorthodox remedy for political dirt Dec. 13, 1998
.Mike Brown's contribution to lunatic fringe Dec. 10, 1998
.Naked truth about life's adventures Dec. 8, 1998
.Another major league tale of excess Dec. 6, 1998
.Perils of cybershopping Dec. 3, 1998
.Taking note of a good life Dec. 1, 1998

November

.Grateful for Joe Nov. 26, 1998
.An old answer for modern questions Nov. 24, 1998
.Dr. Schneider and his cure for road rage? Nov. 19, 1998
.The joy of not cooking with Julia Nov. 17, 1998
.Sometimes no news really is good news Nov. 15, 1998
.Butterfat might be path to Fat City Nov. 12, 1998
.New face on $20 boring, cranky Nov. 10, 1998
.A man's best friend Nov. 8, 1998
.WEBN, not billboards, too much to bear Nov. 3, 1998
.Gymnast lost more than her earnings Nov. 1, 1998

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October

.Man makes his windfall another's blessing Oct. 29, 1998
.Fred Ziv's best TV story is his own Oct. 27, 1998
.Embarrassing and scary police story Oct. 25, 1998
.Let's end the sordid, costly battle of wills Oct. 22, 1998
.Meet Eugene: irrepressible, unsubsidized Oct. 20, 1998
.Wagon rolls on, without the welcome Oct. 18, 1998
.A sporting event that has it all Oct. 15, 1998
.Fruitful guide to campaign finance reform Oct. 13, 1998
.Modern sex: Baby to order, hold the cigar Oct. 4, 1998
.Rosa Parks as seen from a limo mirror Oct. 1, 1998

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September

.Unforgivable name-calling: Monica's a kid Sept. 29, 1998
.The glorious FloJo and the joy of running Sept. 27, 1998
.Ten dumbest tricks to cheat on drug tests Sept. 24, 1998
.Thanks, Bill, for all the sleazy details Sept. 22, 1998
.The casual art of living well all the time Sept. 13, 1998
.This Sunday, expect to find a sea of pink Sept. 10, 1998
.Want a thrill? See who's not in our pocket Sept. 6, 1998
.Stock plan: Buy, sell or just ignore it? Sept. 3, 1998
.TJ Maxx in Gidding's spot sign of times Sept. 1, 1998

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August 98

.Helping crime victims live on Aug. 30, 1998
.Sex, lies and school funding Aug. 27, 1998
.School crisis? Let's throw money at it Aug. 25, 1998
.It's another new building, for God's sake Aug. 23, 1998
.Can this marriage be saved? Aug. 20, 1998
.Will new city be as lovable as our old one? Aug. 18, 1998
.Kiddie cages just temporary crime stopper Aug. 16, 1998
.Paula Howard tells the secret of being alive Aug. 13, 1998
.What we need is test for yuck and yuks Aug. 9, 1998
.A permanent wave - goodbye Aug. 6, 1998
.Naming rights not always just about money Aug. 2, 1998

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July 98

.A $1.2 million giveaway for girls in need July 30, 1998
.Columnist busted by book police July 28, 1998
.Modernizing the little red schoolhouse July 23, 1998
.Can we rats survive the traffic maze? July 19, 1998
.A temporary tribute to Albert Sabin July 16, 1998
.Zapruder film cheap, cheesy history lesson July 14, 1998
.The unofficial version of Bobbie Sterne July 12, 1998
.Remembering what happened to Mary Love July 9, 1998
.Grandmother still searches for Mary Love July 2, 1998

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June 98

.Twisted logic of stadium tax is contagious June 30, 1998
.Reds add Beanie Babies to lineup June 28, 1998
.Prescription for worldly ills: the lake June 25, 1998
.The case for speaking up while you can June 14, 1998
.One last brief from Monica's lawyer/flack June 11, 1998
.Can you spell sour grapes? Or litigation? June 9, 1998
.Retirement plan for your old golf clubs June 7, 1998
.Unexpected pleasures of geezerhood June 4, 1998
.Killer sent to "safest place in U.S." June 2, 1998

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May 98

.Who will take responsibility for kids' guns? May 31, 1998
.Sam Lapin's risky offer is right on track May 28, 1998
.Let's recruit non-politician as next mayor May 24, 1998
.Need diploma? Time, colleges on your side May 21, 1998
.Cancer cure? Lots of work outside labs May 19, 1998
.Remembering life before Jerry Seinfeld May 17, 1998
.First lady's missed chance for new role May 14, 1998
.This chapter in teen story should be told May 12, 1998
.New treatment for impotence needs support May 10, 1998
.Let's expand our list of endangered May 7, 1998
.Mary Ellen Tanner's song of her youth May 5, 1998
.Will we learn steamboat's history lesson? May 3, 1998

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April 98

.Killer test whine reflex in courtroom April 30, 1998
.Stupid human trick strains friendship April 28, 1998
.Memo to kids: We have plans for summer April 26, 1998
.Alley cat finds holy rescue squad April 23, 1998
.Tory Koch and other life celebrations April 21, 1998
.Ship of fools runs aground on riverfront April 19, 1998
.An agonizing spring ritual for women April 16, 1998
.Did we send a little peace to Ireland? April 14, 1998
.Thoughts for Marge during convalescence April 12, 1998
.Can Febreze cure nose pollution? April 9, 1998
.What can we learn from Jones mess? April 5, 1998
.Tougher gun law is just self-defense April 2, 1998

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March 98


.Are gun-lovers ready to take the consequences? March 31, 1998
.An anti-fan suffers from Wildcat envy March 26, 1998
.Can we blame Clinton's job for his plight? March 24, 1998
.The large and small legacies of Beth Dean March 22, 1998
.Dab of money should bring healthy return March 19, 1998
.Lights go out on produce firms March 17, 1998
.A goofy plan for literary racial quotas March 15, 1998
.Want to fight? Here's angel who will help March 12, 1998
.Buckle up - It's going to be a bumpy ride March 10, 1998
.We can claim Jerry Springer as a dependent March 8, 1998
.Killing killer makes us killers March 5, 1998
.PC Police trying to bust Peter Pan? March 3, 1998
.Lawyer Ketz leaves paper monument March 1, 1998

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February 98


.Students test limits of taste? It's their job Feb. 26, 1998
.More do-gooders to irk Marty Feb. 24, 1998
.A free store for teachers Feb. 22, 1998
.Fatherless kids a growth industry Feb. 19, 1998
.Feeling sick? Try the CPS cash cure Feb. 17, 1998
.Getting more mail? Enjoying it less? Feb. 15, 1998
.The mystery of Beardstown Ladies' money Feb. 12, 1998
.Katy Conway brings out the best in us Feb. 10, 1998

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January 98


.Does Clinton's personal life really matter? Jan. 25, 1998
.Let's hope Marty isn't contagious Jan. 22, 1998
.Did we make progress on King's dream? Jan. 20, 1998
.If you're sick of teen-agers, try Irish cure Jan. 18, 1998
.Beetle revs up for nostalgia trip Jan. 15, 1998
.A chilling reminder for the drug smug Jan. 13, 1998
.White Castle's little burgers a very big deal Jan. 11, 1998
. Maybe we can still play ball Jan. 8, 1998

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