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How do I get rid of religious callers?

My area has recently been targeted by doorknocking religious types. Any tips on getting rid of them? 

Jacob, Sydney

Oh, lucky you! What flavour?

My favourite church of all is the Latter Day Saints. 418 more words

Social Interactions

Kids' Social Graces & Etiquette.... where are they?

As a mother of two teenage children, at times I find it hard to stop myself from comparing how I was at their age to how they are now. 720 more words

Family & Kids

How do I check out girls without getting in trouble with my girlfriend?

What are the modern standards with regards to having a perv? I regularly get a clip behind the ear when my girlfriend catches even the odd sideways glance at another woman, yet her new Magic Mike DVD is quickly becoming one of the most worn-out things in the house. 445 more words

Awkward Moments


My son and I went to lunch yesterday.  He was his usual chatty self – even moreso after his 2 day hospital stay, all alone in that big hospital room.  551 more words

Just Stuff

No really, stop talking. A lesson in social graces.

Maybe I’m just feeling cranky, but while attending a business luncheon, I watched as an obnoxious braggart businessman inserted himself numerous times at the microphone, taking command of the room unnecessarily. 367 more words

Caught Dead

A mass murder can shield himself from detection as long as he does what is expected of him by the society he lives in.  He doesn’t need to lay aside his desire for destruction. 318 more words