Were You Raised By Wolves?

Were You Raised By Wolves?

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Etiquette, manners, and beyond! Join Emmy® Award-winning journalist Nick Leighton and stand-up comic Leah Bonnema (“Late Show with Stephen Colbert”) as they help you avoid being the odd man out, the wallflower, pariah, or “that guy” in the “Do you believe that guy?” Whether you were born with a silver spoon in your mouth or you use a silver spoon to serve caviar (ew!), WERE YOU RAISED BY WOLVES? will teach you the rules of the game to avoid embarrassment and get ahead. Each episode, you’ll learn how proper behavior, good manners, and impeccable etiquette can help you smoothly glide through any situation, win friends, and influence people. No matter where you come from or what group you hang with, WERE YOU RAISED BY WOLVES? will help you be a better person…or at least make people think you are, which is all that really matters anyway. Please subscribe!


Extra Helpings: Greeting with a Kiss, Going Rogue at a Dinner Party, Getting Catfished, and More
Dec 9 • 24 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this extended bonus segment, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about greeting people with kisses, dealing with rogue dinner party guests, deciding who should go first in a buffet line, removing fish bones from your…
Giving Compliments, Reading Menus with Flashlights, Entering Without Knocking, and More
Dec 2 • 29 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle eating soup, giving and receiving compliments, doing business with rude people, entering without knocking at your boyfriend’s house, using your phone’s flashlight at a restaurant when…
Thanksgiving Helpings: Talking Politics, Being Vegan, Saying Grace, Bringing Tupperware, and More
Nov 25 • 24 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this extended Thanksgiving-themed bonus episode, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about talking politics at the dinner table, bringing flowers without a vase, arriving and departing at appropriate times, selecting…
Ordering Wine in a Restaurant, Writing Condolence Letters, Talking in Elevators, and More
Nov 18 • 30 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle ordering wine in a restaurant, writing condolence letters, saying farewell to colleagues when leaving a job, correcting people who spell your name wrong, getting dragged into other…
Extra Helpings: Texting Late at Night, Escaping Dinner Parties, Regifting Dreamcatchers, and More
Nov 11 • 22 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this extended bonus segment, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about sending texts late at night, escaping long dinner parties, telling people their fly is down, receiving unusually large gifts, waiting for people…
Eating Grapes the Wrong Way, Exercising in the Airplane Bulkhead, Texting Thank You Notes, and More
Nov 4 • 27 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, we’ll tackle eating grapes correctly, using foreign words in conversation, bringing wedding gifts to the ceremony, following up with someone who doesn’t send a thank you note, sending thank you notes via…
Halloween Helpings: Dealing with Greedy Children, Choosing Appropriate Costumes, Being Too Old for Trick-or-Treating, and More
Oct 28 • 9 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this special Halloween-themed bonus segment, Nick and Leah answer listener questions how to choose appropriate costumes, whether gore is OK at the office, cultural appreciation versus appropriation, how old is too old…
Removing Socks on Airplanes, Splitting Bills at Brunch, Hosting Weddings on Grass, and More
Oct 21 • 26 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, we’ll tackle using wooden Japanese chopsticks, asking people “What do you do?”, cleaning your host’s filthy home in the middle of the night, removing your socks on an airplane, splitting the bill at brunch,…
Extra Helpings: Leaving Your Spouse in Coach, Confronting Celebrity Neighbors, Avoiding Obnoxious Colleagues, and More
Oct 14 • 17 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this extended bonus segment, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about whether you have to upgrade your spouse if you’re flying in business class, how to avoid inviting an obnoxious colleague to a party, when it’s…
Congratulating Brides, Sending Food Back, Leaving Voicemails, Remembering Names, and More
Oct 7 • 22 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, we’ll tackle proper greetings for brides, sending food back at restaurants, charging guests at weddings, remembering names at parties, leaving voicemails, standing too close on the subway, and more.
Extra Helpings: Wearing Windsuits, Ghosting Colleagues, Seasoning Food, Flagging Waiters, and More
Sep 30 • 23 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this extended bonus segment, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about being forced to wear a windsuit at work, what to do if you’re being professionally ghosted, whether or not it’s rude to salt your food before…
Popping Champagne, Cancelling Plans, Double-Dipping, and More
Sep 23 • 23 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, we’ll tackle popping champagne bottles, cancelling plans the right way, behaving at an art gallery, double-dipping when you’re dining alone, giving up your seat to the elderly, and much more. Please…
Snooping in Medicine Cabinets, Tipping on Take-out, Going to the Opera, and More
Sep 9 • 25 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, we’ll tackle passing dishes at a dinner party, behaving at the opera, posting photos of others on social media, tipping on take-out, snooping in medicine cabinets, and much more. Please subscribe!
Sneak Peek: Were you raised by wolves?
Aug 27 • 2 min
Etiquette, manners, and beyond! Join Emmy® Award-winning journalist Nick Leighton and stand-up comic Leah Bonnema (“Late Show with Stephen Colbert”) as they help you avoid being the odd man out, the wallflower, pariah, or “that guy” in the “Do you believe…