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How to Survive the Holidays Without Angering Your Family, Annoying Your Friends, and Alienating Your Neighbors

Miss Conduct's indispensable guide to a jolly season.

By Robin Abrahams
November 19, 2006

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ASKING AN ADVICE COLUMNIST HER OPINION of the holiday season is rather like asking an emergency room physician her opinion of motorcycles. We rarely hear about the times when things work out well. I have never, for example, gotten a letter like this: (Full article: 2525 words)

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