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‘I Love You, Sweetheart’: Meet the Redditors Who Will Role-Play as Your Mom and Dad Online

On forums like r/MomForAMinute, people pretend to be the family members who may be missing from others’ lives

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Growing up, Laura had a tumultuous relationship with her parents, in particular her mother, who was emotionally abusive. As an…




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