Girls under pressure: Are today’s teen girls headed for a meltdown?

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Ariel Winter as Alex Dunphy in “Modern Family” (Photo: IMDB) The sitcom Modern Family reflects perfectly so many aspects of what is happening with today’s modern American family. The character of Alex, portrayed by Ariel Winter, is often overshadowed by the sitcom’s larger than life characters, like the flamboyant Cam (Eric Stonestreet) and the saucy Gloria (Sofia Vergara), but the recent episode from season five, “Under Pressure,” focused on Alex and the stress she faces in her determination to be the perfect straight-A student.

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