Andrea Broomfield

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How to Order Wine at a Restaurant: Avoid Embarrassment, Save Money, and Pick Something Divine

<b>SHOOTING DARTS IN THE DARK</b><p>For many of us, ordering wine in a restaurant is like shooting darts with our eyes closed. We set the bar quite low for ourselves when it comes to defining success, and often we're content just to hit the board. We may aim for a delicious wine (and strive not to embarrass …

Facebook revokes internship after student points out privacy flaw

A Harvard student who built an app mapping Facebook users' whereabouts to less than a metre, has had his Facebook internship offer revoked.<p>Aran …

Top 10 Confused Words in English [I-L]

Seven of these ten commonly confused word pairs beginning with the letters <i>I-L</i> are frequent enough to have earned one or more full posts at <i>Daily</i> …

Language

A Quick Guide to Avoiding Common Writing Errors

You’re looking at an e-mail you just wrote, and you’re not sure whether you have the right word: Do you want affect or effect? Further or farther? Gray or grey? Getting it wrong can make you look bad — people do judge you by the way you write — but you also don’t have all day to look up words. It …

Stop Telling Me to Quit Facebook

It seems that every time I read about social media, there is another person who deleted their Facebook and started preaching to everyone about how amazing they now feel. They try to convince you that Facebook is dead, that's it's a waste of time, and no one cares about your posts. News sites like …

Controversial Art for Fed Up Documentary Gets Approval

Key art for <b>Katie Couric's</b> childhood obesity documentary <i>Fed Up</i> has been <b>approved</b> by the Motion Picture Association of America but only after some backlash. Deadline reveals that the MPAA's advertising administration initially rejected the art, which features two M&M's next to each other with the …

We Tasted The New Fruit Punch Oreos, So You Don't Have To

We're not sure why, but the good people at Nabisco decided to make Fruit Punch Oreos. Just like last summer's Watermelon flavored Oreos debacle, they're only available at Walmart, where you can buy them to your heart's content (or not) starting April 28. They're available for a limited time -- …