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Being your kid’s best friend

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Like in the movie "Mean Girls," some parents get caught up in being their child's friend more than being their parent. A mom in Britain lost custody of her sons for doing that.

We first told you about this story a few weeks ago.  The judge said she failed her kids because of her "permissive" parenting by letting them play video games for hours and not enforcing their bedtimes.  So, her kids ended up with their dad.

Dr. Larry Curry, child and family therapist and Metro State professor, is here with his advice for parents.