Maria

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The Art of Pinning a Tweet or Facebook Post: Inside Our Stats and Strategies on Pinning

To help with the inevitable noise surrounding a new post on social media, Facebook, Twitter and Google+ allow you to pin a post to the top of your …

Left-handed people are stupid (and everyone who worries about immigration is a bigot)

The truth about all those utterly bogus statistics you see in the newspapers<p>Thoroughly cheering news emerged this week that left-handed people are likely to earn between 10 and 12 per cent less than their right-handed colleagues. (So 11 per cent less, then). Good. I have never cared for left-handed …

Being an 'Elephant Mom' in the Time of the Tiger Mother

It's okay for parents to nurture, protect, and encourage their children, especially when they're very young.<p>I still remember the first time someone spoke to me about grit. It wasn’t when I lost my dad and saw my mother fall apart.<p>It wasn’t when my mother died, and I felt like I was falling apart.<p>It …

The 10 Biggest Fitness Myths

Chances are some bogus training advice has wormed its way into your fitness regimen. Time to root it out. Here are the ten performance myths holding you back, from pre-race stretching to the evils of high-fructose corn syrup. Plus: Three truisms that are still up for debate.<p>Myth #1: Stretching …

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Top 10 things you didn’t know about Peter Pan

Peter Pan has a long history with the theatre – here are some of the most interesting facts I’ve unearthed when making our version at Polka.<p>1. <b>Peter Pan was originally a play</b>. It was later adapted into the 1911 novel Peter and Wendy.The first stage version opened at the Duke of York’s Theatre in …