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I can’t help but notice that my friends live every minute immersed in social media. It’s annoying to be with them when they’re wasting time on their phones. more

Sep 18, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All 6 Comments

My boyfriend is big on manners in almost every way. The one exception involves his mutt, who attacks me with slobbery kisses every time I visit. more

Sep 11, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All 2 Comments

I've had no luck since my last law-school romance fell apart. What does a guy have to do to find a serious relationship at age 28? more

Sep 4, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All

My Jewish uncle’s support for Trump has not wavered, even after the president referred to Nazi sympathizers as “fine people.” How can this be? more

Aug 28, 2017 10:35 AM Tell All 2 Comments

I’m obsessed with the arts, criticism, and the avant-garde. But I’ve recently started dating a woman with the exact opposite taste. She loves stupid romantic comedies, brain-dead sitcoms, trashy bestselling novels and crappy commercial music. more

Aug 21, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All 4 Comments

I don’t want to look at people’s bare feet all day long. How can I stop co-workers from wearing flip-flops to work without coming across as an uptight jerk? more

Aug 14, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All 4 Comments

Several of my daughter’s friends have announced a change from he to she, or vice versa. They are contemptuous when I slip up and I find the whole thing smacks of self-righteousness. more

Aug 7, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All 4 Comments

I’m shocked that half the country cheers when Donald Trump degrades the press: I’m shocked that half the country have no problem with his insults of Mexicans and women. What can one man do to help change the country’s direction? more

Jul 31, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All

When he owned the pageant, Trump teamed up with a Russian oligarch to hold Miss Universe in Moscow. The oligarch’s son, who sang (badly) at the event, is the one who is reported to have set up the meeting with Donald, Jr. and a Russian lawyer. more

Jul 24, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All

I can’t go anywhere without seeing people obsessively checking their phones while paying no attention to their surroundings. Cellphones are ruining Madison life. more

Jul 17, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All 4 Comments

I took a visiting friend to the Overture Center the other night and was embarrassed by my fellow Madisonians. Most looked like they had just rolled out of bed. more

Jul 10, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All 22 Comments

Our relationship is pretty close to perfect. But my boyfriend is sometimes too enlightened, too nice. I’m afraid it might drive me crazy in the long run. more

Jul 3, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All 1 Comments

We’ve been friends with this couple since college, but they’ve always been a toxic pair. And we’re tired of them bickering around us. more

Jun 26, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All

She’s a graduate student who usually goes for academic types. Should she go for a summer fling? more

Jun 19, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All 2 Comments

I always knew what I wanted to do for a living and got out of my parents’ house after getting my UW degree. My formerly impressive son graduated last year from UW-Madison and is now living at home. more

Jun 12, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All 3 Comments

Everything else about the relationship is great: the sex, the companionship. But my boyfriend is ignorant of current events. I’m starting to think my boyfriend might be too dumb to marry. more

Jun 5, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All 6 Comments

He’s happily married, but the sex is no longer hot. And now there is a flirtation at work. Should he have an affair? more

May 29, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All 1 Comments

I met a great guy this winter. But I’m not looking forward to summer. more

May 22, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All

I was thrilled to land this new job. But the office is huge and I’m an introvert. I’m miserable. more

May 15, 2017 9:16 AM Tell All 3 Comments

A fellow activist and friend has appointed herself a sensitivity monitor, telling other white people what they can and can’t say. She’s losing her sense of proportion, not to mention her humanity. more

May 8, 2017 5:00 AM Tell All

Texan threatened by request to take off his boots in the house. more

Nov 16, 2015 10:45 AM Tell All 3 Comments

Tell All: “Ugly Benny” needs to adjust attitude, not looks, to find happiness. more

Nov 9, 2015 8:30 AM Tell All

Woman’s lying husband is ruining her life. more

Oct 26, 2015 10:15 AM Tell All

Bathroom follies: What’s so bad about a bill that would divide kids by biological sex? more

Oct 12, 2015 3:45 PM Tell All

Man wants to date attractive, single soccer mom, but she transforms from Dr. Jekyll into Ms. Hyde at games. more

Oct 5, 2015 10:00 AM Tell All

Scott Walker foe can’t help but feel sorry for him over his sudden fall from grace. more

Sep 27, 2015 8:00 AM Tell All

Angry son asks how he can forgive the man who walked out on his mother. more

Sep 21, 2015 8:30 AM Tell All 1 Comments

A woman writes that her husband is threatened by Addyi, aka the “female Viagra.” more

Sep 14, 2015 8:00 AM Tell All 1 Comments

An east-sider is frustrated with friends’ smug support of presidential candidate and spoiler Bernie Sanders. more

Sep 7, 2015 10:00 AM Tell All

Tell All: A mother dreads empty-nest syndrome as daughter leaves for college. more

Aug 31, 2015 8:01 AM Tell All

Should woman galled by her ex-husband’s cheating ways tell friends about her ex-husband’s Ashley Madison account? more

Aug 24, 2015 1:10 PM Tell All

Man looking to settle down wants nothing to do with women with kids. more

Aug 17, 2015 8:00 AM Tell All

Presidential debate puts strain on father-son relationship. more

Aug 10, 2015 10:46 AM Tell All

Even though the Boy Scouts have dropped the ban on gays, Gov. Scott Walker still supports it. A father wants to know if he should let his son join. more

Aug 3, 2015 8:00 AM Tell All

In light of UW prof Sara Goldrick-Rabs’ recent tweets criticizing the UW and comparing Scott Walker to Hitler, Tell All sets some rules of the road for social media. more

Jul 27, 2015 1:40 PM Tell All

Graduate’s parents miffed over rude, deadbeat friends more

Jul 20, 2015 10:35 AM Tell All

Scott Walker’s developing a reputation as a braggart, and his use of the royal “we” seems to confirm that. more

Jul 13, 2015 11:15 AM Tell All

A reader is worried about his friend’s near-constant sexual activity with strangers. more

Jul 6, 2015 10:25 AM Tell All

A gay reader thinks straight friends are going overboard celebrating same-sex marriage, stealing the spotlight from gay community. more

Jun 29, 2015 12:30 PM Tell All

Is it wrong to fantasize about him? A woman’s sexual fantasies about her brother-in-law could be a sign that something’s wrong with her relationship with her husband. more

Jun 22, 2015 10:25 AM Tell All