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Shmanners

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Rank #119 in Comedy category

Comedy
Society & Culture
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Join husband Travis McElroy and wife Teresa McElroy every Friday and they'll improve your etiquette week by week! Perplexed by thank you notes? Baffled by black tie? Dismayed by dinner parties? Worry no more, Shmanners has your answers!

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Join husband Travis McElroy and wife Teresa McElroy every Friday and they'll improve your etiquette week by week! Perplexed by thank you notes? Baffled by black tie? Dismayed by dinner parties? Worry no more, Shmanners has your answers!

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1501 Ratings
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By Jen Charles - Oct 29 2019
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Travis is my favorite brother and his wife is lovely.

Great show I love it

By Suicidal Rabbit - Oct 09 2019
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Shmanners is the serene bob ross landscape of podcasts

iTunes Ratings

1501 Ratings
Average Ratings
1356
86
25
10
24

❤️

By Jen Charles - Oct 29 2019
Read more
Travis is my favorite brother and his wife is lovely.

Great show I love it

By Suicidal Rabbit - Oct 09 2019
Read more
Shmanners is the serene bob ross landscape of podcasts

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Shmanners

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Join husband Travis McElroy and wife Teresa McElroy every Friday and they'll improve your etiquette week by week! Perplexed by thank you notes? Baffled by black tie? Dismayed by dinner parties? Worry no more, Shmanners has your answers!

Rank #1: Table Manners

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Ah, table manners! What a mystery! Sure, we're all taught not to chew with our mouths full and stuff like that, but what is with all the forks? Who is supposed to talk to whom? How do we pass the dishes? When do we start eating? As host, what are my responsibilities? Is there a right way to get a waiter's attention? Perhaps most important: ELBOWS ON THE TABLE?! All this along with the history of table manners, place setting basics and how table manners might just make you healthier! If you enjoy the episode, be sure to pass it on!

Jan 29 2016

53mins

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Rank #2: Dale Carnegie/How To Win Friends and Influence People

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Hello Internet! This week's episode is all about DALE CARNEGIE and his incredibly popular book HOW TO WIN FRIENDS AND INFLUENCE PEOPLE! Enjoy and be sure to share with your friends!

Apr 24 2018

46mins

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Rank #3: House Sitting

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Hello Internet! This week's episode is all about HOUSE SITTING! Enjoy and be sure to share with a friend!

Oct 25 2019

45mins

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Rank #4: Conversation

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Sorry to interrupt, but we thought you might like to find out a little bit about conversational etiquette! The world of small talk can be a terrifying and dangerous place! How do you even begin to talk to someone at a business conference? What  about all those swear words I keep hearing about?! Yes, with body language, eye contact and word choice to worry about, why does anyone ever talk to anyone at all?! Because you have to to get by in the world, that's why! So come with us and let's walk through the ins and out of conversation together!

Feb 05 2016

42mins

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Rank #5: Dating (LGBTQIA+ Edition)

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Hello Internet! We are so excited to bring you a very special episode: DATING (LGBTQIA+ EDITION)! We had a whole bunch of amazing guests on this one! We're joined by Riley Silverman, Mikey Neumann, James Arthur and Tybee Diskin! Enjoy and be sure to share with a friend!

Jun 27 2018

1hr 11mins

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Rank #6: Thanksgiving

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Hello Internet! American THANKSGIVING is almost upon us and we imagine you have quite a few concerns and questions! What do you talk about? What should you bring? Should you help clean up? How did this whole thing get started? Bonus question, what's the deal with those Macy's parade balloons? We have answers to these questions and more! Enjoy and be sure to share!

Nov 18 2016

55mins

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Rank #7: Charcuterie and Cheese Boards (Part 1)

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Hello Internet and welcome to PART ONE of our series on CHARCUTERIE AND CHEESE BOARDS! Please enjoy and be sure to share with a friend!

Oct 04 2019

36mins

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Rank #8: Ask Shmanners

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Hello Internet! Thanks for baring with us as we travel and recover being sick! In this episode, we answer a whole bunch of your questions! What do you do when your friend is a bad tipper? What's the best practices for asking someone to write a letter of recommendation? What do you do when passing someone in the hallway? Answers to these and more! Enjoy and be sure to tell a friend!

May 27 2017

47mins

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Rank #9: First Dates

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Hello Internet! Listen, I know we haven't known each other all that long, but would you do us the honor of joining us in this episode? It's all about FIRST DATES! Who pays? What do you talk about? What do you do if it's a disaster? How do you ask for a second date?! Answers to these questions and MORE! Plus, you are going to learn all about the history of dating! Don't worry, this one is on us! We insist! Enjoy and remember to share!

Feb 10 2017

56mins

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Rank #10: Public Displays of Affection

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Hello Internet! This week is all about PUBLIC DISPLAYS OF AFFECTION! When, where and what is appropriate? Is it ok in front of your family? All these answers and more! Plus, hear us rant about platonic male affection! What fun!

Nov 06 2017

49mins

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Rank #11: Tattoos

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Hello Internet! This week, we're talking tattoos! A little bit about the history, but mostly we focus on the modern dos and donts! How to work with your artist on the design. Do you tip? How do you stop people from touching your tattoos? Do you have to explain WHY you got your tattoo to everyone who asks? Answers to these and even more of your questions! Enjoy and please share!

May 12 2017

1hr 2mins

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Rank #12: Make-Up

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Hello Internet! This week's episode is all about MAKE-UP! Enjoy and be sure to tell your friends!

Mar 06 2019

53mins

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Rank #13: Manicures and Pedicures

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Hello Internet! This week is all about MANICURES AND PEDICURES! Enjoy and be sure to share with friends!

Aug 22 2018

47mins

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Rank #14: Jane Austen

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Hello Internet! We're back and we sure did miss you last week! This time, we have a very special biography episode. You may have recognized the name? Plus, some bonus Regency period etiquette. Enjoy and be sure to share!

Jul 31 2017

41mins

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Rank #15: Baseball

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Batter up! It's time to learn a little about America's national past time! Baseball is a fascinating and nuanced sport with some very specific fan etiquette! Learn a little about the history! What  does one wear to a baseball game? What do you do if it rains? When is it appropriate to cheer and jeer? How drunk is OK at a baseball game? What are the basic rules of baseball anyway? And what's the difference between a No-Hitter and a Perfect Game? Also, learn how to not go to a baseball game! Enjoy!

Apr 08 2016

49mins

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Rank #16: Cleaning House

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This week is all about CLEANING HOUSE! Enjoy and be sure to share with friends!

Mar 26 2018

47mins

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Rank #17: Being Late

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Hello Internet! This week's episode is all about what to do when you are LATE! Enjoy and be sure to share with a friend!

Jan 30 2018

52mins

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Rank #18: Drive-Thrus

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Hello Internet! This week we are discussing DRIVE-THRU etiquette! Enjoy and be sure to share with your friends!

Aug 15 2018

49mins

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Rank #19: Charcuterie and Cheese Boards (Part 2)

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Hello Internet and welcome to PART TWO of our series on CHARCUTERIE AND CHEESE BOARDS! Please enjoy and be sure to share with a friend!

Oct 11 2019

43mins

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Rank #20: Facial Hair

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Hello Internet! We sure do hope you're having a great day! We have a really good episode just for YOU! This week is all about FACIAL HAIR! Should you wear a beard to an interview? What's a "beard tax"? Are there different facial hair styles? Answers to those questions and MORE! Plus, a whole lot of facial history! Enjoy and don't forget to share with a friend!

Mar 03 2017

50mins

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