A Most Proper Guide to Modern Civility

January 31, 2007

When is it appropriate to answer that cell phone and when is it not? What is the proper way to behave in a checkout line or at an ATM? What about eating in public? Thomas Blaikie has literally written the rule book on proper behavior in today’s fast-paced society. We’ll spend this hour with the author of “To the Manner Born” A Most Proper Guide to Modern Civility” (Villard, 2006).


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