Digital Manners: Watching Porn on a Plane

Navigating the intersection of etiquette and technology.
Dec. 20 2011 7:32 AM

Porn at 30,000 Feet

Farhad Manjoo and Emily Yoffe debate the question: Should you alert the flight crew if a nearby passenger is watching porn on the plane?

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Robert Neubecker

This week, Farhad Manjoo and Emily Yoffe discuss the etiquette of intervening when your fellow airplane passenger is watching an X-rated film. Listen to Episode #34 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 regular Slate contributor. She writes the Dear Prudence column. 

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