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  • Miss Manners: “Can I Have Yo Numba?”

    Miss Manners: “Can I Have Yo Numba?”

    I’m sure every sexy CC reader has gotten the awkward “Can I have yo numba?” from a not so appealing guy. While some of you are fine with flat out saying “No,” I’m looking to all the other ladies who decide to give up their numbers (or more...) “just to be polite.”

  • Miss Manners: How to Leave the Salon Unscratched

    Miss Manners: How to Leave the Salon Unscratched

    I always leave salons with bad hair cuts. (Although I must admit the last one was my fault- it should have tipped me off right away when I realized the hair stylist did not speak a word of English.) Anyway, last week reader Josie asked us to feature an article on hair-salon etiquette. Here's to you Josie..

  • Do I Have “Study Abroad” Tattooed On My Forehead?

    Do I Have “Study Abroad” Tattooed On My Forehead?

    I’ve studied abroad.  But not really.  If you are currently studying abroad, or plan to in the future, I can assure you that my overseas...

  • Mr. Darcy Would NEVER Stare at My Boobs: the Death of Chivalry?

    Mr. Darcy Would NEVER Stare at My Boobs: the Death of Chivalry?

    I came across this article the other day, an article about how chivalry is dead, and my generation is the one who killed it. To...

  • Quit Being A F!@#cking Pushover

    Quit Being A F!@#cking Pushover

    Now, not to brag or anything, but my mama raised me right. I was always taught to say Please and Thank you, excuse myself from...

  • What Do You Expect, Linds?  You Dated a Douche!

    What Do You Expect, Linds? You Dated a Douche!

    Here’s the thing; you should never date a douchebag. Now, sometimes, you don’t know you’re dating a douche until it’s too late. Maybe he’s awesome...

  • Will He Hold the Door, Or Elbow You in the Face?

    Will He Hold the Door, Or Elbow You in the Face?

    Chivalry is not dead. It’s alive and well—or, at least alive.Since moving to New York, I have come across varying degrees of gallantry. Some is...

  • Watch out for those Random Acts of Rudeness!

    Watch out for those Random Acts of Rudeness!

    I live in New York City. Therefore, I should be used to Random Acts of Rudeness. Small things should no longer phase me. But...