Dear Prudence podcast: The “Wishin’ Boot” edition.

Help! My Workplace Is About to Hire My Terrible Former Boss.

Help! My Workplace Is About to Hire My Terrible Former Boss.

Advice on manners and morals.
Nov. 8 2017 8:00 AM

Dear Prudence: The “Wishin’ Boot” Edition

My current company is considering hiring my old boss from hell. Help!


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This week on Dear Prudence:

  • I think my workplace is about to hire the terrible boss from my last job.
  • The love of my life left me for a friend of ours while I was pregnant with his child—am I supposed to try to co-parent with this woman?
  • I’ve chosen sides in a couple’s divorce. How do I tell my friend I’m not on her team?
  • My new co-worker is giving off transphobic vibes—how can I open up her mind?
  • Should I believe the stranger who told me my husband forced sex on her years ago?
  • My marriage is dead, but I can’t bear the thought of divorce fallout—what do I do?

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