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How To Shush Someone Without Being An Arsehole

How To Shush Someone Without Being An Arsehole

I have a several very good friends who speak very loudly in public. I am also, to some people, a very good friend who speaks very loudly in public. Both these facts occasionally lend themselves to some awkward situations. I have been on several modes of public transportation with a…

You Should Bring Earplugs To Movies And Concerts

It’s not just you — shows and movies can be really loud. Carrying earplugs in your purse or pocket might sound like the kind of thing a cranky old person might do, but if you want to be able to complain about things like theatre noise when you’re ancient, it’s…