Many adults today believe that young people lack good manners and are clueless about basic etiquette. They see children and teenagers in public using bad language, disrespecting their parents, and not showing courtesy to those around them. In the past, people used to teach their children good manners and proper respect. Today, however, parents allow their children to act however they wish and indulge in self-centered behavior.
As such, many people can argue that etiquette has not survived the test of time. (more…)