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Manners in Our Digital World

2BoomerBabes | Posted 10.05.2014 | Technology
2BoomerBabes

Bad manners seem to be everywhere! Whether it's dinner guests fielding phone calls in the middle of a meal, drivers playing chicken for parking spaces, or the idiot on the subway clipping his toenails, we are one unmannered bunch.

How Do You Feel About Sex and Teenage Sleepovers?

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 10.13.2013 | Parents
Soraya Chemaly

It seems logical to me that the same way I try to teach my kids to exercise, sleep well and be good people, I would teach them to have healthy sex and sleep with other good people.

Is Everybody Rude? Modern Manners Unplugged

Debra Ollivier | Posted 02.29.2012 | Fifty
Debra Ollivier

Rudeness and bad manners - and books about them - are on the rise. Technology clearly has much to do with this. Even "smart" technology has made many of us seem "less smart." (That's a polite way of putting it.) It's certainly made people more distracted and self-centered, both of which breed bad manners.

Big Banks: 18 Ways to Break Them Up

nytimes.com | HENRY ALFORD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

MANY economists say the nation's banks are too big. Here are some ways to break them up: Have the bank marry Larry King or Elizabeth Taylor....