All Blogs / Lifestyle / Etiquette / Popular


Your Infinite Capacity to Amaze Me

Plus members! Our very own Dear Prudence advice columnist, Emily Yoffe, is leaving Slate. To celebrate her nine years as Prudie, we're republishing a selection of Dear Prudence pieces, including this video, which was originally published May 6, 2015. ---- Slate's Dear Prudence chat series is coming home. Show More Summary

“I’ve Never Told Anyone This Story the Way I’m Telling You”

Plus members! Our very own Dear Prudence advice columnist, Emily Yoffe, is leaving Slate. To celebrate her nine years as Prudie, we're republishing a selection of Dear Prudence pieces, including this video, which was originally published on April 17, 2014. This content is free to all Slate readers to promote our new membership program, Slate Plus. Show More Summary

“How Lucky I Am”

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, chatted with readers for her final live Q-and-A. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up below to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to the new Prudence, Mallory Ortberg, at prudence@slate.com.) Q. Show More Summary

Happy to Help

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, chatted with readers for her final live Q-and-A. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up below to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send...Show More Summary

Labor of Love

As a member of Slate Plus, you’re reading this Slate story before anyone else can! This story is exclusive to Slate Plus members until Thursday morning. Get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week by signing up in the box below. Show More Summary

Religion Is for Turkeys

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

Respecting Business E-mail Addresses

Just as you wouldn’t call someone at work every hour with the latest gossip or joke you’ve heard, you should not forward silly jokes, political commentary or anything that says “forward to all your friends” to business e-mail addresses. Whether it be to a friend at another business or a coworker in the cubicle next […] Read the rest here... Respecting Business E-mail Addresses

Chastity Vigilante

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

Boo Hoo

As a member of Slate Plus, you’re reading this Slate story before anyone else can! This story is exclusive to Slate Plus members until Thursday morning. Get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week by signing up in the box below. Show More Summary

St. Elsewhere

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

Tempeh Tantrum

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

Help! I Can’t Get Enough Dear Prudence

Every week, Emily Yoffe answers questions from readers in a live chat. Now she’ll be answering a few additional questions for Slate Plus members only. Q. Mother With Jealousy Issues: My husband and I have consistently made choices to live away from family, not to avoid them but because opportunities for school and work have taken us away. Show More Summary

Just Say Augh!

As a member of Slate Plus, you’re reading this Slate story before anyone else can! This story is exclusive to Slate Plus members until Thursday morning. Get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week by signing up in the box below. Show More Summary

Stranglehold

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

What Does Your E-mail Address Say?

Your e-mail address is one of the first things folks see when you reply to website inquiries. What does your e-mail address say about you? How about: …you are tech savvy (by “getting” that using free, throw away or personal accounts just won’t do for business communications). Show More Summary

He Seemed Like Such a Nice Guy

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

Help! I Can’t Get Enough Dear Prudence.

Every week, Emily Yoffe answers questions from readers in a live chat. Now she’ll be answering a few additional questions for Slate Plus members only. Q. Proposal Pressure: My boyfriend previously had an almost-fiancée. He bought a $12,000 ring and had a romantic proposal plan, but he ended up not proposing. Show More Summary

Baaaaaad

As a member of Slate Plus, you’re reading this Slate story before anyone else can! This story is exclusive to Slate Plus members until Thursday morning. Get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week by signing up in the box below. Show More Summary

Dumped Again

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

Outnumbered

Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up below to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. Send questions to Prudence at prudence@slate.com.) Emily Yoffe: Good afternoon and Happy Columbus Day! Q. Show More Summary

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC