Don’t Feed The Online Bullies

August 4, 2014

I am an asexual aromantic woman, which basically adds up to “I don’t date.” But when a polite “No thank you.” to a guy asking me out doesn’t work, I get rather pointed questions, “Oh, you have a boyfriend?” “No, I am just not interested, can you please drop it?” This tends to lead to […]

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Feel Good Friday – Tim’s Place

August 1, 2014

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This Spine Doesn’t Travel On Short Notice

July 31, 2014

Just wanted to write and thank you. I’ve been an Etiquette Hell reader for several years and have enjoyed your stories – especially those about developing a polite spine. I recently had an opportunity to put some of your excellent advice into practice. We live several hundred miles away from where the rest of our […]

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Moochie, Moochie Hot Cha Cha

July 29, 2014

I wanted to share a story about the most shameless mooch I’ve ever met.  I’ll call her Brittany. I met Brittany, a sophomore at my then college, during my senior year. She struck up a conversation with me as I was walking to my dorm, carrying a brownie I’d just bought. Apparently, my acquaintance had […]

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It is Possible To Have An Entitled Expectation That Others Behave Politely

July 27, 2014

Not a story, but more a question regarding door-holding etiquette and who owes what. I used to have this disagreement with an old boyfriend on a fairly regular basis, and was wondering if the admin and commenters could weigh in, out of curiosity for what the “right” answer is. My ex found it unacceptably rude […]

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Feel Good Friday – Henri’s Boogie

July 25, 2014

We love music on Ehell. Henri Herbert (piano player with The Jim Jones Revue) gives an impromptu performance at St Pancras International station, London. Click to share:

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The Keys To The Kingdom And The Throne Room

July 24, 2014

My local coffee house has a single restroom for the entire establishment, and a single restroom key, available in a cup by the cash register. On this particular day, there were around a dozen people in line waiting for the bathroom. The bathroom door has a sign asking patrons to get the key from the […]

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Axe Wielding Acquaintance May Hatchet The Friendship

July 23, 2014

This is both a submission and a request for advice, because I’ve not had much experience with situations like this, and I want to avoid making this any worse (also sorry for the long entry). I recently went on a camping trip with my boyfriend, G. We were invited by our mutual good friends, married […]

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