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A good customer hit by the credit crunch?
Has Countrywide, Indy Mac or another mortgage lender cut off your credit line? Are falling home values making it impossible to refinance your home? Email firstname.lastname@example.org to tell us your story
Struggling with your auto loan?
Are you having trouble paying your auto loan because of high payments or other economic pressures? Has your car recently been repossessed because you couldn't keep up with payments? Email email@example.com to share your story.
Rising food prices
Have you noticed that food prices are rising? What are you doing to stretch your food budget and make ends meet? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to share your thoughts.
Surging cellphone bills
Has your cellphone bill gone sky-high because someone in your family text messages, downloads ringtones, or uses premium services too much? We want to hear your story. E-mail email@example.com.
Ever been solicited?
Have you been approached by a prostitute or call girl while attending any major conventions or sporting events, such as the Super Bowl, PGA, US Open, or World Series? If so, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Longtime Celtics season ticket-holder?Have you been a Celtics season ticket-holder since their last championship in 1986? If so, please email email@example.com.
Hit a pothole recently?
We're eager to hear your stories about contending with this winter's crop of potholes. Email firstname.lastname@example.org and include where the pothole is and how a reporter can contact you.
Do you gamble?Are you a regular at casinos? Would you let a photographer and reporter hang around on a visit and interview you at home? Let us know at email@example.com.
What are the quirky, odd, or just plain interesting jobs in Massachusetts? Tell us about someone whose job makes you envious, inspired, or perplexed.
Have a quandary? Share it, and your question and Miss Conduct's answer may appear in an issue of the Globe Magazine. Submit a question.
Tales from the City
The Globe Magazine is seeking anecdotes about life in Boston. They can be simple, funny, touching, baffling -- anything, really. If you have one, please share your tale.
Do you have a business etiquette question? Submit it to Business Columnist Peter Post.
From the past seven days
For the record
Bob Ryan's blog
Who's Number 1?
But first things first... I have never seen a more obviously stunned and surprised Oscar victor than Tilda Swinton when her name was called...
The polls for the New Hampshire primary closed days ago. The winners are decided. Another candidate dropped out of the race. Those still running have...
A look at the senior tax cut proposal
Lawmakers are pushing a bill that would let cities and towns exempt senior citizens earning less than $60,000 a year from the overrides. Supporters say...
Wednesday & Friday
Tuesday & Thursday
Governor Deval Patrick has repeatedly emphasized the creation of 30,000 construction jobs as he tries to sell Massachusetts on his proposal for three resort casinos. But a close look at the governor's assumptions reveal they are excessively optimistic when compared to other New England casinos and an industry standard. (By Sean P. Murphy, Boston Globe)
Barack Obama stood on a stage under smoky blue lights, the pink granite dome of the Texas capitol looming behind him, amid memorials to Texas rangers, Alamo martyrs, and even heroic Confederates. (By Peter S. Canellos, Boston Globe)
MORE POLITICAL COVERAGE
You could call them the Override Moms - politically powerful suburban women who lobby for property tax increases to pay for teachers, new schools, and better classroom gear for their school-aged children. Think soccer moms, with an activist bent. (By Erica Noonan, Boston Globe)
When the Harvard class of 1959 gathers for its 50th reunion a year from June, they'll chat about global issues and grandchildren, postretirement pursuits, and the inevitable health concerns. (By Joseph P. Kahn, Boston Globe)