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Miss Manners: Some guests think ‘off-limits’ applies to others

By Judith Martin

Washington Post

November 25, 2014

DEAR MISS MANNERS: I own a home with my boyfriend of six years, and I love entertaining. Mostly, this consists of family parties; his family lives nearby, mine a bit further. We all get along very well. Read full article >> … Read More

Loving Uber Less for 11/25/2014

By Froma Harrop

Creators Syndicate

November 25, 2014

Some Uber customers are reportedly deleting the car-hailing service‚Äôs app from their cellphones. Here is the reason, which may come on top of other reasons: An Uber exec talked about hiring an investigative team to find dirt on journalists writing unflattering things about the company. Emil Michael, a senior VP, told BuzzFeed News that he might spend $1 million to dig deep into their "pe ... Updated: Tue Nov 25, 2014 … Read More

Committed to Carbon Goals

By Joe Nocera

New York Times

November 24, 2014

The chief executive of NRG Energy is making his company part of the solution. … Read More

Miss Manners: The pitfalls of blanket texts

By Judith Martin

Washington Post

November 24, 2014

DEAR MISS MANNERS: I have a dear friend who periodically sends out texts to everyone on her smartphone contact list for holidays: “Happy New Year!”, “Happy 4th!”, etc. It is nice to receive them, but some people respond to it by unwittingly replying to all, meaning I also see a total stranger’s reply to her on my phone. This is no big deal, but sometimes it turns into a more personal conversation between two people, and I am also seeing their messages to each other. … Read More

Annual Best of Aging and Spirituality 2014

November 24, 2014

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A Leader Beleaguered

By Barbara Kellerman

barbarakellerman.com

November 24, 2014

You can say many things about the present of the Univer […] … Read More

Miss Manners: Regardless of his age, he’s still your fiance

By Judith Martin

Washington Post

November 23, 2014

DEAR MISS MANNERS: I am a widow who has been seeing a widower for over a year. He is such a lovely and distinguished gentleman. We are planning on being married soon. We are both in our 80s and do not wish to live together without being married. We feel it sends the wrong message to our children and grandchildren. Read full article >> … Read More

Where are they – the Women Leaders?

By Barbara Kellerman

barbarakellerman.com

November 22, 2014

  Amazing how much attention has been paid  in rec […] … Read More

Uber’s Rough Ride

By Joe Nocera

New York Times

November 21, 2014

The car-service app has engineering talent and business savvy. All it lacks is some grown-ups to manage it. … Read More

The View from 65

By Bonnie McFarland

Savoring Your Sixties

November 21, 2014

It IS possible to have a life you love after 60. I know this for sure! As the founder of Savoring Your Sixties, I hear  from a lot of you who are in the “neighborhood” of 60. You tell me the stories of your pain. Struggles within yourselves about growing older. Deaths of loved ones. Divorces. […] … Read More

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