Dori Stratton

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Why the rise of the bromance signals the decline of men

It was Barack Obama and Joe Biden who made clear to the world that the bromance was here to stay.<p>The rise of this intimate mode of friendship between …

Exercise: Here's the 'to-do' list when you haven't done it for a while - Health - ABC News

So it's been a while since you've done any exercise?<p>OK, maybe it was so long ago that the last time you worked up a sweat, canvas sandshoes were the …

Inside The Australian Sex Party: Politics, Progressives And Porn

It's the party with the most provocative name in politics, but the leader of the Australian Sex Party says it is underpinned by a few key policies -- …

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Sugary Drinks Could Be 'As Damaging To The Brain As Extreme Stress Or Abuse'

We all know that glugging too much cola and munching sweets is bad for our health. But new research highlights the extent to which it may impact our …

Joseph Brodsky on How to Develop Your Taste in Reading

<i>“The most damning revelation you can make about yourself is that you do not know what is interesting and what is not,”</i> Kurt Vonnegut famously proclaimed. But how is one to develop that discerning taste, especially in determining what is worth reading and what is not?<p>On May 18, 1988, several months …

Strange 'S'-shaped radar phenomenon appears off WA coast

A strange S-shaped formation which appeared on weather bureau radar off the West Australian coast was not caused by cloud, the bureau says.<p>The shape …

The Four-Week Plan For Curbing Your Sugar Addiction

When I first made the conversion away from processed foods, I didn’t dump my entire kitchen completely but I definitely stuffed it with tons of …

27 Surreal Places To Visit Before You Die

This is when a savings account would really come in handy. All travel destinations were suggested by these answers on Quora.

88 Books That Teach Important Lessons

A Picture Book of Helen Keller (Picture Book Biography) by David A. Adler tells readers that we are all different with different abilities but are …

These Fascinating Maps Show The Origin Of Words We Use All The Time

U.S. playwright Rita Mae Brown said: "Language is the road map of a culture. It tells you where its people come from and where they are going."<p>That quote comes to mind looking at these fascinating European etymology maps of various commons words posted by reddit user sp07, which provide a kind of …

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NPR Music's 100 Favorite Songs Of 2013

What do you have to do, as a song, to win our hearts? You have to sink in. You have to stop someone dead in her tracks. You need to cause that man to act a fool. Scrunch a nose, tense a shoulder, drop an ass.<p>We compile our 100 Favorite Songs much like we do the work on our 50 Favorite Albums list, …

The Psychopath Test

• <b>Author:</b> Jon Ronson<p><b>The Sunday Times top-ten bestseller from the author of The Men Who Stare at Goats</b><p><b>"The belly laughs come thick and fast - my God, he is funny . . . Ronson's new book is provocative and interesting, and you will, I guarantee, zip merrily through it" Observer</b><p>What if society wasn't …

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There's no way your mum can be disappointed this Mother's Day.<p>There's no way your mum can be disappointed this Mother's Day.<p>Have you ever needed to …

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