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French bulldogs are flat-faced and unable to properly breathe.

How we are loving some dogs to death

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If you truly love dogs, you must watch this video. Then share it with your friends.

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3 days ago
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Discussion of the week

What does Christmas mean to you? Share your story with us> Picture: Shutterstock.

Christmas: Love it or hate it?

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What does Christmas mean to you? Share your story and you could win.

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17 days ago
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Your Memories

They were happy days in the time of black and white.

Do you remember black and white?

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It was a time when most of your media was devoid of colour. And it was great!

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2 days ago
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Your Stories

FINDING MY VOICE AT LAST.

Finding my own voice, at last

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After a lifetime of fitting into other people's expectations, it's finally my time to speak up and have my own voice - and...

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1 day ago
(Love & Relationships)

Your Rants

Inappropriate relatives are one of the joys of Christmas.

Christmas, the season so bizarre

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Sure, it is great to see the kids, but what about lecherous Uncle Bill, drunken Aunty Mary and the sister who bores you shitless?

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2 days ago
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Your Causes

Dr Gary Johns.

Should charities advocate?

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It's a debate we need to have: should charities be free to lobby the governments they are funded by in a bid to change policy?

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1 day ago
(Kindness)

Nine must-read books in the age of Donald Trump

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Here are some must-read stories about understanding, living under and resisting autocracy and fascism.

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Originally from newsweek.com
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(Entertainment & Culture)

Download Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man as a free audio book

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When Ralph Ellison published his first novel, Invisible Man, in 1952, it took the literary world by storm

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Originally from openculture.com
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(Entertainment & Culture)

Why poetry matters now more than ever

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In times like these, we need poetry more than ever. Here’s why.

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Originally from lifehack.org
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(Pastimes)

Crochet project draws global attention to reef's plight

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A New York museum is showcasing a large crochet installation by two Aussie sisters drawing attention to the plight of the Great...

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Originally from mentalfloss.com
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(Entertainment & Culture)

The mystery of the stolen Klimt

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A valuable portrait by Gustav Klimt was stolen nearly 20 years ago from a gallery in northern Italy, in bizarre circumstances....

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Originally from bbc.com
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(Entertainment & Culture)

Glow-in-dark street murals reveal surprises at night

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Unsuspecting passersby are being wowed by a series of innovative, glow-in-the-dark murals that reveal their secrets at night.

Culture Art
Originally from mymodernmet.com
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(Entertainment & Culture)

'Lion' is the movie you'll want to see with everyone in your life

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It's the compelling true story of one family's destiny.

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Originally from huffingtonpost.com.au
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(Entertainment & Culture)

Susan Sontag on storytelling, and being a moral human

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“Love words, agonise over sentences. And pay attention to the world.”

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Originally from brainpickings.org
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(Entertainment & Culture)

Photographer finds polar bears have no snow!

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Photographer Patty Waymire wanted to capture polar bears in the picturesque snow, so she traveled to Barter Island, Alaska –...

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Originally from boredpanda.com
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