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Ask Amy: Family is family, except on Facebook

Ask Amy: Family is family, except on Facebook

Dear Amy: My husband's sister-in-law's posts on Facebook are extremely offensive, insulting and aggressive, often personally directed at those who do not agree with her. She is bigoted, mean and always angry. After multiple gentle attempts to explain how her words made her sound, I eventually "unfriended" and blocked her. I am not alone in our family in doing so. She now pointedly snubs me and these others at family gatherings. As she was always unpredictable and occasionally offensive in person as well, I feel no loss, but my husband is uncomfortable and wants me to "make up" with her. This is a woman who has called me a "witch" for allowing my...

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