Digital Manners: Is it acceptable to use emailed wedding invitations?

Digital Manners: Is It Acceptable To Use Emailed Wedding Invitations?

Navigating the intersection of etiquette and technology.
Sept. 20 2011 1:27 PM

Do Evites Cheapen a Wedding?

Farhad Manjoo and Emily Yoffe debate the etiquette of paper vs. electronic wedding invitations.

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This week, Farhad Manjoo and Emily Yoffe debate whether and when it's acceptable to scrap the paper wedding invitation and use emailed invites instead. Listen to Episode No. 21 using the audio player below or by opening this player in a new tab.


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

Emily Yoffe is a contributing editor at the Atlantic.

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