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What Do I Do...Forgetting Names Edition

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We all have those “What If” moments—like, what if I split my pants? What if I take a bite of too-hot food in public? Or… WHAT DO I DO…if I blank on someone’s name, mid-introduction? “Hello, I’d like to introduce to you…” Who, exactly? Oh no, you’ve forgotten the other person’s name! This happens...

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What Do I Do...Online Drama Edition

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If you get stressed out over all the etiquette “What Ifs” in life—well, do we ever have help for you, even if you’re online! WHAT DO I DO….if Facebook gets inflammatory? Facebook can be a hotbed of lively discussion…but let’s be frank, it can also be a hot mess, especially when “friends” start a...

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What Do I Do...Hot Food Edition

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Welcome back to yet another installment in which we explore those worrisome “What Ifs”…safely, of course. Last time we talked about splitting your pants in public (yes, really!) This time… WHAT DO I DO…if I bite into too-hot food in public? Surprise! The food on your plat...

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What Happens When My Pants Rip (No, Really!)?

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We all have panicked emergency moments in public…in which something unthinkable but not impossible happens…those extreme, desperate moments that have you scrambling for your next move…The “What if THIS happens?” moments. We’re here to help! We’ll launch our first installment with a bang… WHAT DO ...

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It all started with Versailles

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Etiquette has always been flexible, even from the very start. Take Versailles, for example. When aristocrats trampled through the gardens of Versailles, the French Court of Louis XIV used etiquette – literally, little signs – to remind them to stay off the grass. When dukes and duche...

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