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Harvard Business School went on the front foot to address Trump's racist attempt at a Muslim travel ban.

Letters from the Muslim travel ban frontline

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Here's how one prestigious university responded to US President Trump's attempted Muslim travel ban.

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6 months ago
(Headlines)
Ys is your community and we'd love for you to help shape it.

You have a voice, we want to hear it

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Do you have something to say, but nowhere to say it? Guess what folks, now you do! Here's how easy it is to be heard.

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11 days ago
(Pastimes)
The 1966 wavy baseline 20 cent coin is worth a small fortune.

There's hidden treasure in your loose change

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It's time to start checking your change, folks! This 20 cent coin can be worth hundreds - or thousands in mint condition.

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6 days ago
(Money & Business)

How to: Grow fruit and veg from kitchen scraps

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Food. We all need it - and it weighs heavy on the weekly budget. But what if I showed you how easy it is to grow your own -...

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2 months ago
(Pastimes)

Thoughtful ways to help the homeless over winter

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Five constructive ways to help the homeless over winter, without giving money.

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About 2 months ago
(Kindness)
This is all that was left of the large 24x20 slab of orange cake brought into the office.

Maxi's super-moist orange cake

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FAVOURITE FAMILY RECIPES: When life gives you winter oranges, make this gorgeously moist cake!

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2 months ago
(Epicure)
Much-loved comedian Billy Connolly in the Comic Relief video.

Tears and cheers for brave, frail Billy Connolly

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Much-loved international funnyman Billy Connolly has put his own debilitating illness aside to raise money for dementia victims.

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5 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)
This simple project will see you becoming the coolest grandparent/parent on the block.

How to: Make an LED fidget spinner for the teens

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Here's everything you need to build an LED fidget spinner - and become the coolest grandparent on the block.

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2 months ago
(Pastimes)
How you say it is probably even more important than what you're saying.

How to: give a great speech

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Are you one of the 85% of Aussies who turn to mush at the thought of making a speech? Here's what to do.

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About 1 month ago
(Pastimes)

Review: Red Rooster pies

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Red Rooster is now in the pie-making game.

Originally from Martin Eade (morsels.com.au)
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About 1 year ago
(Epicure)
Ready, set .

Start blogging with YsPeople ... in 6 easy steps

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Want to broaden your audience - or just share your passion with our YsPeople community? Here's how!

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2 months ago
(Pastimes)
Shame she didn't have a flame-thrower.

A drone at your window ... what would you do?

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Creep alert! You're home alone, going about your business and spot a drone lurking at your window.

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5 months ago
(Pastimes)
Getting girls back to school in Vanuatu.

Help level the field for schoolgirls in Vanuatu

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In the first of our Aussie Charities Abroad series, we look at a CARE Australia crowdfunding campaign getting menstruating...

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2 months ago
(Kindness)
People seem to be voting with their feet .

Are you up for the eye-gazing challenge?

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It's a phenomenon sweeping the globe, said to do wonders for relationships, sex, stutterers and anxiety sufferers.

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3 months ago
(Love & Relationships)

Spark the flames of passion with aphrodisiac food

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By Martin Eade/morsels.com.au .... Learn how your diet can give your love lift major lift.

Originally from Martin Eade (morsels.com.au)
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About 1 year ago
(Epicure)
In need of a midlife beauty makeover that won't break the bank? Follow these tried and true tips for success.

15 budget-friendly makeup tips for middle age

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Who says you have to look any less gorgeous once you hit middle age? And it doesn't have to cost a fortune.

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2 months ago
(Health & Beauty)
Pure gold on the postal plebiscite from The Feed.

The best piss-take of the postal plebiscite I've seen

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Do you think spending $122 million on a non-binding, postal plebiscite about marriage equality is a farce? So do the clever...

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12 days ago
(Love & Relationships)
Take your salads to a new dimension with a hand-made champagne vinaigrette.

Champagne vinaigrette

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Lift your salads to a new dimension with this recipe for sublime champagne vinaigrette.

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3 months ago
(Epicure)

Is Ben Cousins out of bounds in comedy?

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Was I being too sensitive when cult TV comedian Tom Gleeson tackled AFL golden boy Chris Judd in a one on one - using fallen...

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4 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)
Schapelle Corby, left, being pursued through Bali by the media.

Why the media's pursuit of mentally ill Schapelle is criminal

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EDITORIAL: Anyone who's experienced mental illness first-hand will agree the media frenzy over this woman's homecoming is...

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3 months ago
(Headlines)
What the covfefe is going on here? Picture: YouTube.

What the covfefe? When AI meets Trump

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Asking Artificial Intelligence to write a Donald Trump speech results in "movement toward the beautiful". Watch the hilarious...

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20 days ago
(Entertainment & Culture)
NBN? You've got to joking, darling! Picture: iStock.

Have you got the NBN yet? Not bloody likely!

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The PM hasn't got it, NBN headquarters don't have it - and neither do we in the Perth CBD!

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5 months ago
(Money & Business)

Member joke of the day

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Two factory workers had stopped for a chat ...

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About 1 year ago
Virgin coconut oil is just as beneficial to your dog's skin as it is yours.

6 reasons to give your dog coconut oil

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The health and beauty benefits of coconut oil are well-known for humans. But it's also a wonder tonic for your pets.

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3 months ago
(Health & Beauty)
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