Battle of the Baby NamePrudie advises a woman incredibly hurt that another couple gave their baby a name similar to theirs.
Southern DiscomfortPrudie advises a student who feels pressure to take scholarship money from a Confederate organization.
Caretaker Who Wants to EscapeI do everything for my aging partner, but he’s offended I want to vacation alone.
Make a Name for YourselfPrudie advises a parent whose son’s name has an unfortunate meaning in their new country’s language.
To Like and to CherishPrudie advises a man whose wife has no idea they met because he saw her first on social media.
You Look Just Like HerPrudie counsels a woman whose husband wants her to dress up during sex—as someone they know.
Rubbed the Wrong WayPrudie counsels a letter writer whose husband wants foot massages from their daughter.
Trust FailPrudie advises a woman who doesn’t want kids, so had an abortion without telling her husband.
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Wrecked ReputationPrudie counsels a letter writer on whether to tell the truth about a friend who died—and killed someone—driving drunk.
Brothers’ BluesPrudie advises a man who cheated on his girlfriend, but she’s punishing his brother instead.
Urine TroubleMy nephew walked in on me peeing. Now his mother has started telling people I’m “pervy.”
Man ServantPrudie offers counsel about a man whose wife stays home and berates him while he works two jobs.
Trumped UpMy mother’s vitriolic support for the Donald is jeopardizing her job—and our relationship.
I Won’t Be Home for ChristmasPrudie counsels a woman whose sister makes family holiday visits miserable.
Long-Lost FriendMy best friend died in the second grade. I want to share how special she was before I forget.
Giant Sucking SoundPrudie offers advice about a co-worker who pumps breast milk in the middle of the open office.