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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!

Shmanners Maximum Fun

    • Comedy
    • 4.8 • 1.8K Ratings

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!

    Idioms: Part 10

    Idioms: Part 10

    Hello Internet! It’s time for another IDIOMS episode, with phrases about horse racing, onomatopoeia, and lazy crickets. Plus some more idioms from around the world. We’ll tell you when to use them, what they mean and where they came from! Enjoy and be sure to share with a friend!

    • 39 min
    Posture

    Posture

    Hello Internet! This week’s episode is all about the strange and storied history behind POSTURE! Enjoy and be sure to share with a friend!

    • 40 min
    New Year Trees

    New Year Trees

    Hello Internet! This week’s episode is all about the origins of NEW YEAR’S TREES, how they are different from Christmas trees and the traditions around them! Enjoy and be sure to share with a friend!

    • 30 min
    Champagne

    Champagne

    Hello Internet! This week’s episode is all about the history and etiquette around CHAMPAGNE and sparkling wine! Enjoy and be sure to share with a friend!

    • 37 min
    Fandom (LIVE!)

    Fandom (LIVE!)

    Hello Internet! This week’s episode is the LIVE panel from Emerald City Comic Con! Join Travis, Teresa, and special guest Clint McElroy for a discussion about etiquette around nerd culture, fandom, and introducing your loved ones to your favorite pop culture. Enjoy and be sure to share with a friend!

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Mall Santa

    Mall Santa

    Hello Internet! This week’s episode is all about MALL SANTAS: the history of Santa’s iconic look, as well as etiquette and best practices for adults and children alike. Enjoy and be sure to share with a friend!

    • 39 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
1.8K Ratings

1.8K Ratings

Owie One Canoli ,

Fantastic

Love the comedy, history of the subject, and it’s application to modern manners.

👀Izzy! ,

Lovely and fun!

Such a fun podcast to drive or work with on, I learn and the banter between the hosts is funny and refreshing!

B.r.Reynolds ,

I haven’t listened...

I haven’t listened to this podcast but i have to the adventure zone which is another podcast which travis is in, its a dnd (deoungens and dragons) podcast which is highly explicit but i love it and if u listen to the adventure zone pls start from the bottom of the podcast ep list.

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