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Last night I saw something on a rerun of ‘Supernanny.’ The kids had really foul language, and she tied their allowances to their language. A chart was put up and every time they used a bad word, a tally mark was put on the chart. At the end of the week, the family gathered to hand out the allowance, deducting 50 cents for each tally mark. The oldest boy ended up only getting $6 of his $15 allowance which was an eye-opener for all the kids.  Read More

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