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The Dish on Ditching

The Dish on Ditching

How to escape bores at parties. READ MORE

Gotta Go Walk the Dog

Gotta Go Walk the Dog

Is it OK to leave a dinner party early? READ MORE

Sloshed with the Boss

Sloshed with the Boss

Are you supposed to drink at a business meal? READ MORE

Not Invited Back

Not Invited Back

Are you obliged to reciprocate dinner party invitations? READ MORE

Greedy Gobbler

Greedy Gobbler

Are you entitled to Thanksgiving leftovers? And other Turkey Day conundrums. READ MORE

Wine Whiner

Wine Whiner

Is it OK to send vino back if you hate it? READ MORE

Withstand Bland

Withstand Bland

Is it wrong to ask your hostess to pass the salt? READ MORE

You’d Better Be Anorexic

You’d Better Be Anorexic

Is eating really slow rude to your fellow diners? READ MORE

Death Warmed Over

Death Warmed Over

Casseroles are old-fashioned. So what _do_ you bring to a funeral? READ MORE

Open My Wine First

Open My Wine First

If you bring food or drink for your hosts at a dinner party, are they required to share it with the guests? READ MORE