Emily Yoffe
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
July 2 2015 5:00 AMThe Silent GoodbyeI might be dying. Should I tell my friends, or spare them the pain of saying farewell?
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June 30 2015 10:30 AMDear Prudence Live ChatFor Jul. 6, 2015
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June 25 2015 6:30 AMMom and Dad Are WatchingI gave my parents remote access to our baby monitor. Huge mistake.
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June 23 2015 8:39 AMRound-Trip FlightMy husband disappeared for five weeks and returned without explanation.
Live Chats
June 22 2015 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor June 22, 2015.
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June 18 2015 5:30 AMMad DadMy 10-year-old daughter is angry all the time, and it’s my fault.
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June 16 2015 5:30 AMLipstick on a KidPrudie counsels a young woman who put makeup on her nieces—to their mother’s chagrin.
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June 15 2015 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor June 15, 2015.
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June 10 2015 5:26 PMOfficemate Whistles While He WorksMy co-worker whistles every day, and it’s driving me mad.
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June 8 2015 3:27 PMGirl TimePrudie offers advice on parents who are forcing their son to be a girl as an experiment.
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June 4 2015 6:00 AMBig JokeMy fiancé loves to laugh at a website shaming fat people.
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June 3 2015 7:50 AMBad BoyPrudie counsels a parent whose teen son has been practicing S&M with his girlfriend.
Live Chats
June 2 2015 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor June 2, 2015.
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May 28 2015 6:00 AMA Daughter’s ChoiceMy boyfriend and I have sacrificed our future together to care for our sick mothers.
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May 27 2015 7:06 AMMother LoathePrudie counsels a woman whose mother-in-law might hope to replace her.
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July 1 2015 7:12 PMA Question of Art and CommerceWould it be callous to try to sell a dead friend’s art to his family for money I need?
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June 29 2015 4:03 PMSomething Old for Something NewThis special weddings season, we’ve collected the best Dear Prudence wedding advice from past chats.
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June 24 2015 2:40 PMStaying for Mr. RightIf I move away from a great guy I’m not ready to marry, will I regret it later?
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June 22 2015 3:08 PMBlack and White IssueMy white wife won’t let us use a black sperm donor because it’s “safer” not to.
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June 19 2015 11:12 AMImprudently YoursDoes Dear Prudence read her comments?
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June 17 2015 3:13 PMSummer Vacation With the In-LawsMy husband’s mother cries because we’re splitting time with other family members.
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June 15 2015 3:49 PMSins of the FleshPrudie advises a letter writer dating a man who had an unsavory reputation at his religious Southern school.
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June 11 2015 6:00 AMGenderium Changio!My wife won’t stop calling Harry Potter “Harriet” when she reads to our daughter.
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June 9 2015 9:00 AMMeals on WheelsPrudie counsels a letter writer whose lunch keeps getting stolen at work—by the CEO.
Live Chats
June 8 2015 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor June 8, 2015.
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June 3 2015 6:21 PMMissing Family JewelI lost my boyfriend’s heirloom engagement ring.
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June 2 2015 3:01 PMNom de FumePrudie advises a letter writer whose husband is constantly outraged by the misspelling of their last name.
Doublex
June 1 2015 11:07 AMHow The Hunting Ground Blurs the TruthThe documentary is shaping the public debate around campus rape. But a closer look at one of its central cases suggests the filmmakers put advocacy ahead of accuracy.
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May 27 2015 2:55 PMGroom With Cold FeetMy fiancé wants to put a hold on our wedding planning, but I thought we’re happy.
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May 26 2015 3:34 PMStar TreatmentPrudie offers advice on car salesmen pleading for “5-star” reviews.

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