Alrighty Moms and Dads---a little Intelligence For Your Life from Your Early Morning Radio Pal, and since I'm a dad, I thought this was great stuff.  But it still leaves me scratching my head a bit, but it IS good stuff.  According to a new study, parents are better off not admitting they’ve tried drugs when talking to their kids.

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If you want your kids to avoid getting into booze, cigarettes and drugs, the best strategy is to deny, deny, deny.

Researchers found that stories about past substance use – even if they’re about REGRETTING that use – still give kids a green light to try stuff themselves.

The same goes for parents who claim not to condone drinking – but then offer to give them safe rides home from parties, or who only allow their children to drink under their supervision. (TheAtlantic.com)