Big Mood, Little Mood

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The “I Wish I Knew” Edition

I just found out my close colleague is a registered sex offender. Help!

Episode Notes

Listeners: This will be the last week of the Dear Prudence podcast, as Danny Lavery is ending his run as Prudence. But keep listening to this feed—Danny’s new show, Big Mood, Little Mood with Danny Lavery, will premiere next week!

This week’s mini-episode finds Prudence visited by Kate Duffy, a licensed clinical social worker in New York.

Prudie and Duffy discuss a letter writer who’s wondering what to do when you find out that a close new friend is also a registered sex offender.

Access all of Prudie’s podcasts and columns here. Got a question for Prudie? Submit it at

Production by Phil Surkis.

About the Show

Every week, Danny M. Lavery brings on a guest to answer questions from listeners before diving into conversation about relationships, dissatisfaction, drives, regrets, estrangement, embarrassment, self-assessments, and feelings from the monumental to the minute.

Submit your questions to Danny about manners, morals, and more here.

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