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Mick Jagger

'Momisms' – The A List

'Momisms' – The A List

We asked around the room here at The Capital for any "Momisms" — sayings, advice, directives popularized on the home front by Moms. You know what we mean — chestnut chants that are embedded in our DNA only to be passed on to unsuspecting generations. There are regional, cultural and generational differences among Momisms, but the spirit sure feels universal. Here are a few favorites: "Put on a shirt for dinner." "Hate is such a strong word." "You are going to sit there until you eat those brussels sprouts." "Kill them with kindness." "Did you get enough to eat?" "Blow your nose, you'll get...