As people gather for the holidays sometimesideas differ about what is appropriate dinner conversation. Tell us how you prefer to handle this type of situation. Feel free to share related stories and opinions in the comments.
N.T.T. (not table talk): How do you handle a boorish relative’s inappropriate table conversation?
Engage the offender, try to steer the discussion into safer territory. (73%, 254 Votes)
Ignore them, it has to stop eventually. (10%, 36 Votes)
Confront them, ask point blank for certain topics to be left for a different time and place. (10%, 35 Votes)
Interupt quickly, appologize to everyone and change the subject.(7%, 23 Votes)
Total Voters: 348
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