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I’m Adopted, and My Family Is Racist

In this week’s video, Prudie counsels an adopted Latina woman who’s considering disowning her racist white mother and brother.

Red-Letter Day

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29 Gifts: A Season of Gratitude

Just one month after her wedding day, Walker was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, an incurable neurological condition. The life she loved was gone. Her symptoms became unbearable and she lost the use of her hands, the vision in one eye and eventually the ability to walk. Show More Summary

Nude Blues

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I Want to Spend Thanksgiving Alone

In this week’s video, Prudie counsels a woman who wants to spend Thanksgiving by herself but doesn’t want to be pitied.

The Five Most Annoying People on Facebook

Jacqueline Whitmore, an internationally-recognize etiquette expert, author and founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach, identified five kinds of Facebook users that are the most likely to get the virtual boot. The post The Five Most Annoying People on Facebook appeared first on Jacqueline Whitmore.         

Crowning Achievement

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up here to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.)

The Malevolent Mentee

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up here to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.)

Gut Shot

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Husband Who’s a Dancing Fool

In this week's video, Prudie counsels a woman whose husband makes fun of her because she's mortified of dancing in public.

Master of Sex

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up here to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.)

Tabby Termination

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up here to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.)

No Direction

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My Mom Is a Mooch

In this week's video, Prudie counsels a woman who's tired of loaning money to her mom and not getting paid back.

The Vanishing

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up here to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.)

Rumor Has It

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up here to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.)

AICI Canada Welcomes Etiquette Expert Jacqueline Whitmore

Etiquette Expert Jacqueline Whitmore presents a workshop to the AICI Toronto, Canada Chapter. The post AICI Canada Welcomes Etiquette Expert Jacqueline Whitmore appeared first on Jacqueline Whitmore.         

Birthday Party Etiquette Tips for Hosts and Guests

Etiquette expert Jacqueline Whitmore shares the dos and don'ts of kids' birthday party etiquette. The post Birthday Party Etiquette Tips for Hosts and Guests appeared first on Jacqueline Whitmore.         

Halloween Etiquette for Kids and Adults

Etiquette expert Jacqueline Whitmore shares Halloween etiquette tips for kids and adults. The post Halloween Etiquette for Kids and Adults appeared first on Jacqueline Whitmore.         

The Right to Say I Don’t

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