This week, Slate's tech columnist Farhad Manjoo and Dear Prudence advice columnist Emily Yoffe debate the question: Should you confront a Facebook friend who seems to be mocking your posts with her own sarcastic or combative status updates?
What's your opinion about this week's manners dilemma?
Send us your questions about etiquette dilemmas posed by new technology. Our email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also read a transcript of this episode.
You can play any episode of Manners for the Digital Age using the player below:
You'll find previous episode pages here.
And please check out all of Slate’s other podcasts here.
Podcast produced by Melonyce McAfee.
TODAY IN SLATE
The Irritating Confidante
John Dickerson on Ben Bradlee’s fascinating relationship with John F. Kennedy.
My Father Invented Social Networking at a Girls’ Reform School in the 1930s
Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band
Can it be again?
The All The President’s Men Scene That Captured Ben Bradlee
Is It Better to Be a Hero Like Batman?
Or an altruist like Bruce Wayne?
Driving in Circles
The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.