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Topic of the week

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.

Health Kindness Pets
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3 days ago
(Love & Relationships)

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.

Support a Cause Kindness Relationships Christmas
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17 days ago
(Nostalgia)

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!

Movies Technology TV
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2 days ago
(Nostalgia)

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...

Relationships Community Ageing
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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?

Money Relationships Christmas
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2 days ago
(Ys Comment)

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?

Community Support a Cause
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1 day ago
(Kindness)

Why we aren't spending as much at the supermarket

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Retail sales will continue to slow this year as low wages growth sees Australians spend less at the supermarket, and the...

Economy Shopping Income Retail
Originally from watoday.com.au
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(Money & Business)

Paypal CEO sees the phone transforming commerce

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The digital-payments company sees the phone eliminating the distinction between online and in-store commerce.

Shopping Technology Retail
Originally from cnet.com.au
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(Pastimes)

Why Harvey Norman is Australia's rudest advertiser

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OPINION: YsPeople member John Ilian gets stuck into Harvey Norman's "offensive" TV ads.

Business TV Retail
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About 1 year ago
(Entertainment & Culture)
Mediocre service is society's fault.

Addicted to mediocrity

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We seem almost addicted to mediocrity - and are certainly far too accepting of it.

Retail Social Issues
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About 1 year ago
(Money & Business)
Customer service in Aussie retail seems to have gone out the window.

My 10 worst Australian shopping experiences

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My retail experiences have rarely been good. What about yours? Will onlline shopping kill retailers sooner than many think?

Business Retail Social Issues
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11 months ago
(Money & Business)

Time to put markets ahead of monopolies

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Less competition equals higher prices and lower quality.

Money Business Politics Retail
Originally from huffingtonpost.com.au
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(Money & Business)
Spend a little more initially and reap the dividends, advises Subversive Sam.

How paying more can save you money

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Your cheap suit looks cheap. So why not buy fewer, but buy better - and save money in the long-term.

Money Fashion Retail Social Issues
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11 months ago
(Fashion)
Let's rally together and send a long, clear message to retailers about excess packaging.

Let's rebel and kick excess packaging to the kerb

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Don't you just hate all of that polluting packaging around electrical goods. Let's tell them to keep it!

Environment Nature Retail Social Issues
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11 months ago
(Headlines)
What on earth was Westfield thinking? Picture: Michael Sampson.

Westfield public urinal TVs are taking the p***!

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I’m not sure what items and temptations were on offer, as focusing was tricky while shaking my head in disbelief.

Business TV Technology Retail
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10 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)
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