[Pauline Phillips, known to millions of advice-seekers around the world as the original "Dear Abby," has died. She was 94.
The company that syndicates Dear Abby says on its website that she "died Wednesday ... in Minneapolis after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease."
TMZ.com, which broke the news, reminds us that " 'Dear Abby' first appeared in print in 1956 — and eventually grew to a daily readership of 100 million.]
Life according to Dear Abby.