George Washington’s rules of civility
| 24 November 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |
Good manners on death row
| 19 April 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |
Social media is making us ruder
| 12 April 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |
Have you ever argued with a friend on Facebook? Blocked or deleted them after a virtual agreement? Well, it turns out that you're not alone. It's actually a thing! It's not surprising that relationships - whether with friends, family, lovers - have been ruined thanks to social media. According to a recent survey, 78% of people have reported increased rudeness online, and most have no qualms at all about forgetting their manners in the online sphere.
Laughter misplaced in Les Misérables
| 21 January 2013 | FEATURES |
When an audience member laughs (while texting) at one of the most moving moments in Les Misérables, what does it say about today's society and the individuals who inhabit it?