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CharlieOliver

Pride & Prejudice: a Hotel Maid, a Rude Customer, and the Complexity of Self-Worth

EPISODE 5

A millennial hotel maid, who is working to pay for college, struggles with how to respond to a demeaning customer.😡 Charlie goes in on everyone in this problem submitted to Amy Dickenson at NPR

PROBLEM: Raunchy Family Members at Weddings – Isolate, Contain, Evacuate

EPISODE 4

We all have them -😒- raunchy family members who can be offensive and embarrassing at formal events. This bride-to-be (who sent her problem to Dan Ariely‘s Wall Street Journal column) wants to know how to run defense on her raunchy family at her wedding to keep them from ruining her big day. Charlie offers suggestions on how to manage those few asshole family members at weddings (short of killing them and burying their bodies in a ditch).