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February Discussion Dinner: Dear Abby

  • Dolcino

    517 2nd Ave
    Btwn 28th & 29th St (subway #6 to 28th St.)
    Manhattan, NY (map)

    40.741486 -73.978264

  • Price: $10.00 /per person

    Refund policy

  • In honor of the recent passing of Dear Abby, a.k.a. Abigail Van Buren, née Jeanne Phillips, we will be discussing advice columns. What should we make of them? Most of the popular ones are not written by domain experts so, should we take their advice seriously? How can we evaluate them, and what are the ethical implications to the advice givers? Join us as we take a skeptic look at this.

    A note on the fee to attend this meetup. First of all, if you are a NYC Skeptics member we will refund your fee or, if you prefer, email us and we will RSVP for you. As we previously explained, the fee is meant to encourage attendees to join NYC Skeptics as paying members, which can attend for free. We encourage all non-members to join by going to Also, the fee will be refunded if you join within 3 months of paying for a meetup. NOTE: The fee will not be refunded if you cancel within 48 hours of the meetup.

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