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Former Philly Drug "Queenpin" Has Message For Today's Youth

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Thelma Wright was born in Philadelphia.  She went to a Catholic school and was raised to be a nice, good girl.

She married a man and things changed.

Thelma Wright eventually rose to the top of the "game" and became Philly's "drug queen" following the death of her husband.  She made a lot of money, but that life was not glamorous.

Thelma wants to get her message to all the young people who think the street game is a way of life. 

This morning, Thelma was our guest on Good day.  She spoke about her new book, "With Eyes From Both Sides."

Check out the clip.

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