Emily Yoffe Emily Yoffe

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

Dear Prudence
Sept. 30 2013 3:09 PMBoob DelayIn a live chat, Prudie advises a woman whose fiancé wants to schedule their wedding around his sister's breast augmentation.
Dear Prudence
Sept. 24 2013 6:00 AMYou’re Such a RiotIn a live chat, Prudie offers advice on how to tell a friend she has an annoying laugh.
Entertaining
Sept. 23 2013 1:51 PMEntertaining Rule No. 14: RSVP Promptly and Don't Cancel!
Dear Prudence
Sept. 16 2013 12:00 PMA Little Bundle of FearIn a live chat, Prudie advises a woman terrified by what her husband will do when he finds out she’s pregnant.
Dear Prudence
Sept. 9 2013 2:54 PMKeeping Things StraightIn a live chat, Prudie advises a man whose husband wasn’t invited to a family wedding.
Dear Prudence
Sept. 4 2013 6:15 AMNot-So-Happy BirthdayIn a live chat, Prudie advises a mother whose daughter was born on 9/11.
Dear Prudence
Aug. 29 2013 6:15 AMWonder YearsI’m 28 and love my daughter. But shouldn't I be having more fun at this age?
Dear Prudence
Aug. 22 2013 6:15 AMDying LightLung cancer is killing my father, but I’ll never forgive him for smoking.
Dear Prudence
Aug. 15 2013 6:15 AMKeeping It in the FamilyHow do I explain to people I’m marrying my late wife’s sister?
Dear Prudence
Aug. 12 2013 2:50 PMSex and the UniversityIn a live chat, Prudie advises a woman itching to spill the beans on an improper school affair.
Dear Prudence
Aug. 6 2013 6:15 AMKeeping Up AppearancesIn a live chat, Prudie advises a woman whose future in-laws don’t want her burn-victim father at the wedding.
Dear Prudence
Aug. 1 2013 7:16 AMWe Have a WeinerA woman I briefly dated is telling people I sent her crotch shots. But it wasn’t me!
Doublex
July 30 2013 5:30 AMPost-TragedyI once knew a girl who lost her whole family before she finished high school. I decided to see what happened to her.
Dear Prudence
July 25 2013 6:15 AMPerformance ReviewI’ve been sleeping with an older man in my field. Can I ask him for career advice?
Dear Prudence
July 22 2013 2:44 PMMaybe She’s Born With ItIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a woman of Asian descent whose husband complains about her small eyes.
Dear Prudence
Sept. 26 2013 9:31 AMHelp! I’m Being Stalked by the Man Who Nursed Me Through a Serious Illness.
Dear Prudence
Sept. 23 2013 3:15 PMScreaming HeadsIn a live chat, Prudie advises a woman mortified at having “snapped” during a fight with her husband.
Dear Prudence
Sept. 19 2013 6:15 AMA Too-Beautiful MindMy 4-year-old just scored high on an IQ test. Is she doomed to a life of high expectations?
Dear Prudence
Sept. 12 2013 6:15 AMDesperate LiaisonsMy wife hasn't wanted sex since her mastectomy. So I ended up sleeping with a man.
Dear Prudence
Sept. 5 2013 6:15 AMNo Will, No WayMy father refuses to plan his estate. Is he just being selfish?
Dear Prudence
Sept. 3 2013 2:27 PMOne Classroom Under GodIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a parent whose children feel pressured at school to become Christian.
Dear Prudence
Aug. 26 2013 11:00 AMHe Oughta KnowIn a live chat, Prudie advises a woman determined to reveal her husband’s affair to the partner’s spouse.
Dear Prudence
Aug. 19 2013 2:49 PMKissing CousinsIn a live chat, Prudie advises a man whose niece is unwittingly engaged to his son.
Dear Prudence
Aug. 13 2013 6:15 AMCan’t Bear His GrinIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a woman whose husband got a gold and rhinestone “grill” for his teeth.
Dear Prudence
Aug. 8 2013 7:12 AMThree Beds, Two Baths, One BodyWe’ve found the perfect house. Only problem: a woman was murdered there.
Dear Prudence
Aug. 5 2013 2:32 PMIf You Have Something to Say to Me, Say It to My DogIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a man whose girlfriend won’t go anywhere without her Chihuahua.
Dear Prudence
July 30 2013 6:15 AMPushing the Wrong ButtonsIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a widow whose new love has no clue how to please a woman in bed.
Dear Prudence
July 29 2013 3:22 PMThe Hills Are AliveIn a live chat, Prudie advises a woman on whether to tell her son’s busty girlfriend she should wear a bra.
Dear Prudence
July 23 2013 6:15 AMParent TrapIn a live chat, Prudie advises a woman whose boyfriend doesn’t want to get married—even though his son has moved in with them.
Dear Prudence
July 18 2013 6:15 AMGiving It His AllMy husband wants to donate sperm to his ex-wife. Should I let him?

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