Digital Manners: Can I split a check with my Groupon coupon?
Digital Manners: Can I split a check with my Groupon coupon?
Navigating the intersection of etiquette and technology.
May 10 2011 1:34 PM

Can I Split a Check With Groupon?

Slate's new digital manners show considers the etiquette of online coupons.

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In this week's episode of Manners for the Digital Age, Farhad Manjoo and Emily Yoffe debate the question "what's the etiquette of splitting a check using a pre-paid online coupon?"

You can listen using the player above or download the episode here. You can also subscribe to the Digital Manners podcast in iTunes or by using our RSS feed.

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You can also read a transcript of this episode.

For more information about this new series, read our introductory article.

Podcast by Andy Bowers.

Farhad Manjoo is a technology columnist for the New York Times and the author of True Enough.

Emily Yoffe is a regular Slate contributor. She writes the Dear Prudence column. You can reach her at

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