| Dec 20, 2013
| 5:57 PM
Q: I am hoping you can clarify debt relief as it applies to rental property. My sister has a single-family residence that she rents out, and is now letting the house follow the path to foreclosure. She received info from a real estate attorney that didn't...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Dear Amy, Abby, Ann, Dan Savage, Mrs. Butterworth or anyone else who wants to offer advice:
I've been rejected, and I don't know how to deal with the feelings of anger, impotence, unworthiness and impending inconvenience.
It wasn't a person that...
| Dec 29, 2013
The most surprising news event of 2013 was the botched rollout of HealthCare.gov, the Web portal to Obamacare.
Yes, I'm sure the partisans who have long derided President Barack Obama for the lack of management experience in his resume will tell you...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 7:46 AM
I'm really struggling with relationships for a number of reasons. I've known I was a lesbian since I was 14. I am now in my 20s and things really haven't gotten any easier. My parents still do not accept it, and I find that I'm having a...
| Dec 31, 2013
Half your kid's gifts are untouched. Should you suggest donating a few?
From our panel of staff contributors
I think the more practical thing to do is to suggest donating used things that the child has outgrown or doesn't use...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 1:01 PM
The Baby Boom, that largest of American generations, is a bundle of contradictions. Its signal characteristics are self-absorption and short attention spans, but also tolerance, nonviolence, a tendency toward political engagement (for better or worse)...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 10:34 AM
"Morrissey is plainly the most ornery, cantankerous, entitled, whingeing, self-martyred human being who ever drew breath. And those are just his good qualities." — A.A. Gill on "Autobiography" by Morrissey.
It's that time again: The Hatchet Job of...
| Dec 11, 2013
Dear Amy: My 24-year-old son has come out as "gender queer" and states that he doesn't want to identify as either male or female. He just wants to be himself.
Although he has never shown a desire to wear women's clothes before, he has recently taken...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:32 PM
A look back and a final farewell to the notable entertainment celebrities who died in 2013. Cosmo Allegretti (b. 1927) (actor) Allegretti was an actor and puppeteer on Captain Kangaroo, working his way up from set painter. He made and voiced puppets,...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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This week's TV Movies
Styled to Rock The designers create...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Q. The advice in your column often seems geared to avoid making other people uncomfortable. My job is hard enough without having to walk on eggshells about other people's feelings. Since the tools you teach seem to be tricky to learn and take time, how...