Ann Landers was a pen name created by Chicago Sun-Times advice columnist Ruth Crowley in 1943 and taken over by Eppie Lederer in 1955. For 56 years, the Ask Ann Landers syndicated advice column was a regular feature in many newspapers across North America. Due to this popularity, 'Ann Landers', though fictional, became something of a national institution and cultural icon. more »
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''I don't believe that you have to be a cow to know what milk is.''Ann Landers (b. 1918), U.S. advice columnist. As quoted in Time (August 21, 1989). Explaining why, despite her untroubled Midwestern upbringing, s...
''At every party there are two kinds of peoplethose who want to go home and those who don't. The trouble is, they are usually married to each other.''Ann Landers (b. 1918), U.S. advice columnist. International Herald Tribune (Paris, June 19, 1991).