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Commentary: The Terror of Mother's Sewing Machine

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Commentary: The Terror of Mother's Sewing Machine

Commentary: The Terror of Mother's Sewing Machine

Commentary: The Terror of Mother's Sewing Machine

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Some moms are always making things for their kids, and that can be a good or bad thing. Commentator Augusten Burroughs still shudders when he thinks of his mother's short-lived obsession with the sewing machine.