Is it rude to turn down a hug, or completely within your rights to say “no thanks!”
When you think about it, someone else pressing their body against yours is an invasion of personal space, and then they’re wrapping their arms around you? Like a TRAP??
Watch Jerry Seinfeld turn down a hug from pop singer
Kesha Ke$ha at the Night of Laughter & Song charity event at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC and then tell the interviewer “I don’t know who that was.”