Who hasn’t read the most popular advice column in the world, Dear Abby? With 1400 papers covering the infamous column and over 110 million people reading it worldwide, a lot of responsibility falls in the hands of Dear Abby. On this week’s episode of Gwissues, Howard Bragman spends time with the finely polished, yet incredibly down to earth Jeanne Phillips who is the voice behind the adored column.
Founded in 1956 by Jeanne’s mother, Pauline Phillips, the advice column offers advice on a multitude of varying topics. Check out this episode to learn why Jeanne and her mother have been long supporters of the LGBT community and what advice Jeanne stirs up for Howard.