And those implications are unevenly distributed in society: A black child today is much more likely to be born to a single mom than a white child, or the child of a mom with a college degree.
You've likely heard these trends before, but the sweep of how dramatically they've occurred over the last half-century is breathtaking.
Some context: it’s a nice air mattress; I slept on it for three months.” Daniel Post Senning: That matters. Daniel Post Senning: The general rule about etiquette here is that you don’t have to give up your bed, or the master bedroom when you have house guests.
The thinking is that sometimes that could make someone feel uncomfortable that they’re putting you out.
Personally, I was always raised to say my pleases and thank yous. ) Polite behavior should always be what it is regardless of what era it is.
Sure, things have changed since Emily Post advised on how to orchestrate your first dinner party as a married lady. And in today’s modern dating world, some semblance of proper behavior should at least be observed.
Rico Gagliano: Each week you send in your questions about how to behave, and here to advise us this week are the crème de la crème: etiquette experts Lizzie Post and Daniel Post Senning. Rico Gagliano: With a dairy reference right off the top!