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Response to "Carpooling courtesy"

I choose Monday questions for many qualities. Sometimes they are questions that are out of my area of personal expertise, like questions about the finer points of child-raising or condo-association-belonging. Sometimes the question is too long for the column. Sometimes...
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Response to "Confronting a cleaning person"

Lifestyle / Etiquette : Miss Conduct's Blog (4 years ago)

Good grief! The whole "rudeness" thing got so intricate and absorbing that I completely forgot to write a response to Monday's question. Sorry for that, gang, and I guess that's one point in favor of those who are arguing... Read Post

Obama endorses statehood for Washington, DC (and, presumably, its 2 prospective Democratic senators)

Business & Finance : The Week: World Business (15 hours ago)

At a town hall even in the U.S. capitol on Monday, President Obama unequivocally endorsed making Washington, D.C., the 51st U.S. state. "I'm in D.C., so I'm for it," he said in response to an audience question. "Folks in D.C. pay ta... Read Post

Monday question: Carpooling courtesy

Lifestyle / Etiquette : Miss Conduct's Blog (2 years ago)

Happy Monday, readers -- It's good to be back home after my visit to the Midwest. What is your take on this ride-giver's gripe? Occasionally I provide rides to events for other people, whom I know casually. Invariably, one of the... Read Post

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