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Tabloid terminology

Dear Editor:

As an attorney, I learned long ago never to talk to reporters, but in this case my emotions overtook reason (“Aspen love child looks for biological father,” Feb. 18).

I understand the reporter’s motive for the headline, but it was inappropriate. If Charles Agar had discussed it with me, I am sure we could have compromised on something with a little more class and a lot less “supermarket tabloid” slang. Aspen has indeed changed.

Madelon Sprague

Cleveland


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