Etiquette experts Debrett’s today released a ten point guide to dining in the modern age.
The Daily Mail published the guide online today, which says that it’s now acceptable to eat using your fingers when dining in restaurants:
We’re not sure we agree with the tenth point which states, ‘never use your phone at the table.’
When you’re eating with us, please go ahead and use your phones to snap photos for Instagram, update your friends on Twitter, check-in on Foursquare and let us know what you think of your Steak & Co. meal on Facebook. Whew!
… just don’t let your steak get cold.