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Dear Prudence: My Son Is Now My Daughter

In this week’s video Prudie counsels a mother who's troubled after her transgender child is segregated on a school swimming trip.

Insemination From Beyond the Grave

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.)

Unwelcome Home

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.)

Dear Prudence Live Chat

Good afternoon. It’s the second installment of the live chat at Slate, and while we’ve worked out some technical glitches from last week, it turns out the entire site is having some technical problems at the moment. Please bear with us, we will do our best to get this chat going!

Waiting

I’m sitting in the Westchester County Airport waiting for my flight back home to Palm Beach. It is foggy, visibility is bad, and no planes can come or go. Flights are delayed, cancelled and being diverted. My flight is delayed. I was scheduled to leave at 10:22am, but that didn’t happen. Show More Summary

Father Fibber

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5 Rules for Forwarding Business E-mails

Forwarding of emails is one of the topics I get contacted about the most. And, one which also causes hurt feelings and misunderstandings more than any other topic. What do you do about a customer that forwards politically charged e-mails to you? How about a family member that sends NSFW (Not Safe for Work) e-mails […]

Dear Prudence: I Hate Having Sex With My Husband

In this week’s video Prudie counsels a woman who can't stand coitus.

Family Pass

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, chats with readers weekly on Mondays here at Slate. 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.)

Hedgebrook Offers Unforgettable Writers Workshops

I just returned from four glorious days on Whidbey Island, Washington where I attended a writers workshop with 50 amazing women from all over the U.S. I’m working on a memoir and this workshop was just what I needed to nurture my inner artist and get inspired. Show More Summary

Campus Escort

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, chats with readers weekly on Mondays here at Slate. 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.)

Office Stalker

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Dear Prudence Live Chat

Need help getting along with partners, relatives, co-workers, and people in general? Ask Dear Prudence! Emily Yoffe takes your questions on manners, morals, and more. Submit yours ahead of time below:

Dear Prudence: Food-Monitor Boss

In this week’s video, Prudie counsels a man who feels like his health-obsessed supervisor is trying to control his diet.

Portable Erotics

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.)

5 Essential Elements of Every Business Email

With every business email you have the opportunity to make an impression. The onus is on you, as the author, to make sure that the intent and tone you wish to relay is what comes across to those you email. Professional? Credible? Trustworthy? And, with every email you also run the risk of giving a […]

Runaway Guest

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.)

Frankly, My Dear, I Don’t Give a Damn

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Dear Prudence: Obnoxious Résumé Request

In this week's video Prudie counsels a man who has reservations about recommending his ex-colleague at his new job.

Jeepers, Peepers

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, chats with readers weekly. Starting June 10, the live chat will be hosted here on Slate. 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.)

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