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08/26/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Candy Spelling Pens Open Letter To Tori: Criticizes "Prop" Grandchildren, Tori's Whining

Candy Spelling -- the mother famously at war with her daughter -- has taken the bold step of communicating
with Tori Spelling through TMZ ... and her opening line isn't gonna get her a lot of invites. Here's the open letter in all its glory:

TO: MIDDLE-AGED REALITY SHOW STARS (LIKE MY DAUGHTER)
FROM: CANDY SPELLING

I Know many middle-aged people have issues about their parents and their upbringing. I did. My memories didn't match all those of my mother, and, funny thing, it's the same way with my daughter.

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