In breaking scientific news, researchers from the Universities of Pittsburgh, California-Berkeley and Harvard claim to have scientifically proven what moms have long suspected: that the teen brain shuts down when subjected to criticism from mom.
Allow me to illustrate with this Gary Larson cartoon:
(Apparently teens and dogs are not so different, at least when it comes to criticism.)
So next time, moms (and dads) when you are criticizing your teen, and you yell at them "Are you listening to me?" The answer is, no.
Yom HaShoah 2017
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