Dear Prudence
Dear Prudence
July 30 2014 2:46 PMFinding Mr. Right Too SoonMy boyfriend is perfect, but I still want to enjoy my 20s.
July 28 2014 3:13 PMBeardless BluesIn a live chat, Prudie advises a woman turned off by her fiancé’s clean-shaven look.
July 24 2014 8:40 AMDebbie Reynolds and MeThe famed actress has an advice column, too. And many of the letters she’s answered sound very familiar.
July 22 2014 6:00 AMTake It Sitting DownIn a live chat, Prudie advises a woman who won’t let her husband stand up to pee.
July 17 2014 3:10 PMIn Defense of Dopey Teen SextersIn a chat with Slate Plus members, Emily Yoffe talks about prosecutorial overreach in a Virginia sexting case.
July 16 2014 1:30 PMMajor Parking PickleThe guy in the assigned space next to mine accused me of scratching his car.
July 14 2014 3:54 PMToo-Adult SwimIn a live chat, Prudie advises a parent skeeved out by a man at the neighborhood pool.
July 9 2014 1:46 PMA Genetic Disease Kept SecretMy aunt won’t tell her son he may have a fatal kidney disease.
July 8 2014 8:16 AMHeck No, I Won’t GoIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a woman who refuses to visit her husband’s home country in the Middle East.
July 3 2014 6:00 AMHot-Flashed and BotheredI’m a woman in my 50s, and I need sex—preferably with a younger man.
July 1 2014 6:00 AMKid You NotIn a live chat, Prudie advises a child-free woman who had an abortion without telling her boyfriend.
June 26 2014 6:00 AMTo Catch a ProfessorA student told me she has sex with two senior faculty members for money. What should I do?
June 24 2014 6:00 AMWhat’s Bo Derek Got That I Don’t?In a live chat, Prudie advises a woman insulted by her husband’s description of her as an “8.”
June 19 2014 6:00 AMA Real Ball and ChainA woman who won’t tell her fiancé she’s $250,000 in debt—and other wedding-season quandaries.
June 17 2014 6:00 AMInsemination From Beyond the GraveIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a woman debating whether to have a baby using her dead husband’s sperm.
July 29 2014 6:00 AMNothing to HideIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a woman on whether she should be open about her abortion.
July 25 2014 6:00 AMThe Scarlet ListThe dad of my daughter’s friend is on the sex offender registry.
July 23 2014 1:47 PMBaby’s Body ImageMy mother is obsessed with my 1-year-old’s weight.
July 21 2014 3:11 PMTender Loving Trade-OffIn a live chat, Prudie advises a man whose fiancée adores him—at the expense of her kids.
July 17 2014 6:00 AMDeathbed BetrayalJust before she died, my wife confessed to me why we never had children.
July 15 2014 7:55 AMKnock Knock It OffIn a live chat, Prudie offers advice on a husband who won’t stop making crude jokes.
July 10 2014 6:00 AMDream DeferredMy partner immigrated illegally as a child and has a fake Social Security number. How in trouble is he?
July 9 2014 11:12 AMImprudently YoursEmily Yoffe’s July 11 conversation club.
July 7 2014 3:09 PMHair-Brained IdeaIn a live chat, Prudie offers advice on whether to shave one’s head in support of a friend’s battle with cancer.
July 2 2014 3:08 PMMy Dad Is Dating My NemesisNot only is she my age, she was a bully in high school.
June 30 2014 2:51 PMHell MouthIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a woman whose husband has such bad dental hygiene, she is considering divorce.
June 25 2014 3:03 PMElephant in the RoomHow do I tell my liberal family I’ve become conservative?
June 23 2014 2:28 PMLoose Lips Sink RelationshipsIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a man whose wife is threatening to destroy his military career.
June 18 2014 2:08 PMDear Prudence: Don’t Single Out My Transgender ChildMy daughter was made to change in another room on a school trip.
June 16 2014 3:04 PMUnwelcome HomeMy sister-in-law won’t adopt a developmentally disabled child. As the parent of one, I’m offended.