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Robin Abrahams

Robin Abrahams, a Cambridge-based writer with a PhD in psychology, writes the weekly “Miss Conduct” column for The Boston Globe Magazine. Read more of Miss Conduct’s wit and wisdom at bostonglobe.com/magazine or submit questions at bostonglobe.com/missconduct.

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Is it rude to bring our own silverware to parties? We’re anti-plastic

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I don’t want my family using paper plates and plastic utensils, even at other people’s parties. Plus, a popcorn-in-teeth dilemma.

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Advice: What to do when a friend shows up stoned to a family event

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He was clearly high, and there were kids present. But marijuana is legal now, so I’m stuck, right?