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Study Finds Being A Bully Is Beneficial If You Are A Male Chimpanzee

The study involved an ape species that is a close genetic cousin of humans but the researchers were wary about making conclusions about the origins of sexual violence in people/Pic:ReutersWASHINGTON: For male chimpanzees, there may be a benefit to being a bully.

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The Price To Pay As An Online Casanova

There has been a rapid increase in numbers of exploitive schemes predominantly, involving men. Pic: www.dailytelegraph.com.auThere is nothing unusual about people falling in love with other people via the internet.

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Do You Have An IQ In The Top 2% Of The Population?

ACTRESS Natalie Portman, theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, singer Madonna, former chairman of Ford Motor Company Donald Petersen, film director Quentin Tarantino, founder of anti-virus and software company McAfee Inc. John McAfee, and porn star Asia Carrera. These seven people all share something in common with one another. No, they are not part of the cast of a new reality TV show (although that actually might be interesting to watch!). The similar trait that connects them all together is that they all possess exceptionally high IQs.

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Spreading Terror Through Tweets: ISIS Misleading Online Propaganda

"Islamic State" page on social media platform, Facebook and Twitter. WHO can forget the disturbing video footages of James Foley and Steve Sotloff being beheaded? The sheer calculated coldness of the acts sent shockwaves throughout the world and made the word 'ISIS' a household name.  

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11 Movements to Replace Common Things

WHILE the world around us is in a constant state of flux, it’s nice to know that some things never change—until now. Here are 11 common things people are trying to replace or redesign.

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Jennifer Lopez, Nicki Minaj & More Give Booty Business a Bump

Pic: Billboard.comGym classes that promise a plump posterior are in high demand. A surgery that pumps fat into the buttocks is gaining popularity. And padded panties that give the appearance of a rounder rump are selling out.

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Hollywood Out To Take Back World Movie Capital Crown

The iconic Hollywood sign in Los Angeles. Pic: AFPLOS ANGELES: Los Angeles famously calls itself the Entertainment Capital of the World. But the reality is, many filmmakers have long since fled to cheaper locations in London, New York, Canada and elsewhere.

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The Art Of Committing Sexual Assault Through Dating - Why Has This Been Kept In The Dark?

Yes, every man is in search of a woman, but not all are masters of that trade. While seeking the usual counselling or a friend’s advise is perfectly normal, one man has been getting away with using brutally cruel tactics to “woo” women, and proudly sharing them as part of his profession as a so-called “pickup artist” too.

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Why Actresses Reinvent Themselves as Folk—Not Pop—Singers

Pic: Hotly Wanting Records Leighton Meester of Gossip Girl fame and now-wife of The O.C.’s Adam Brody has added another occupation to her resume: folk songstress.

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Your Child In The Hands Of Childcare Centres: Are You Prepared?

File Pic: childcarecenter.usA few weeks back, Malaysians were shocked by the news of yet another child being abused by his babysitter. The poor child was tied up just because his babysitter could not control the child; an unfathomable reason to make the child behave.

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