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Man of My DreamsPrudie advises a woman who wants to leave her husband to start a family with her gay best friend.
Help! I Want to Sleep With Other People. Do I Have to Give My Partner a Hall Pass Too?Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Dear Prudence: The “Transactional Relationships” EditionPrudie talks insurance fraud in the family, green card marriages, and pronoun abuse at the office.
Dear Prudence: The “Sisters!” EditionPrudie talks sister pet drama, sister college drama, and sister bullying drama.
Nothing but a Number?Prudie advises a letter writer whose 66-year-old mother is moving in with her hot 30-year-old boyfriend.
Help! My Husband’s Family Won’t Forgive Me for Cheating on Him. Should I Say Something?Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Don’t SpeakPrudie counsels a woman whose co-worker kept coming over to fool around but never talked about it.
Premium LossPrudie advises a woman who wants to delay her divorce to stay on her husband’s health insurance.
Help! Should I Out My Former Girlfriend to My New Partner? They’re Mutual Friends.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Fear for a Black BabyPrudie counsels a black man whose white girlfriend has become too scared of having a child together.
Love HurtsPrudie counsels a letter writer who thinks a tumultuous relationship may be worth the pain.
Help! My Catholic Mom Is Trying to Guilt Me Back Into the Church.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Just When I Thought I Was OutPrudie counsels a woman who left her daughter as a baby—only to hear from her years later.
Dear Prudence: The “Is This a Real Question?” EditionWhat do you do when your gay son wants to go to a religious college?
Help! Am I Betraying My Husband by Going on a Trip With My Single Friends?Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Bye Bye BabyMy family and friends say I’m horrible for divorcing my wife a month after she gave birth.
Dear Prudence: The “Prudie Gets Some Advice” EditionSlate’s advice columnist finally gets her own podcast.