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How can I convince my sister's husband to switch to boxer shorts? You can't. This is way too personal for you to be involved in. Between this being about underwear, and about it being a treatment for a potential medical problem, which is in turn about his family life...you can't get involved. This is not your problem to fix, do not even try. It's between ...


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While a lot of what you have said about your friend's daughter is upsetting and disappointing to most decent, hardworking parents, none of it would be considered seriously abusive or illegal by any authorities (with the possible exception of the GoFundMe scams). Being lazy and giving kids junk food doesn't get your kids taken off you by social services. Even ...


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This is a VERY delicate situation. Under normal circumstances, what kind of underwear a person wears is absolutely none of anyone's business. You wouldn't take a coworker aside and tell them their underwear was too sexy for the office, for example. I am sure that before this you had absolutely no idea what kind of underwear your brother in law wore, and that ...


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My solution works 10 out of 10 times if what they call you is a variation of your name and it's not meant as an offense. Like short names, diminutives, or other kind of variations used for kids that some idiots see as a friendly way to call an adult. Just tell them that's how your dead grandma used to call you, your ex, your alcoholic father, whatever... ...


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