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LAST_UPDATESun, 25 Jan 2015 6pm

Professional Cuddlers Embrace More Clients

Pic: WSJKimberly Kilbride is a professional cuddler. For $80 an hour, or up to $400 for an overnight gig, the 33-year-old mother of three dons flannel pajama bottoms, puts away her family pictures and two pit bull mix dogs and invites clients into her bedroom in Highland, N.Y., to snuggle. Once the spooning begins, she insists that it stay strictly platonic.

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When Women Are Few, Men Settle Down

The dynamics of sex are partly driven by the law of supply and demand: a man's fidelity depends to a large degree on the number of available women, a study finds/Pic:AFPPARIS: Women want to settle down while men prefer to play the field, right?

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Teaching Safe Sex In School: What's The Progress So Far?

When asked about what they have learnt about safe sex in school, ‘Ahmad’ (not his real name) a Form 4 student from a national secondary school in downtown Kuala Lumpur replied “We are taught about sex health, the anatomies, puberty, periods and all that… But they don’t talk about how to wear condoms, no way, never, or about the pills.

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Manslamming: Are Men More Likely To Bump Into People?

Pic: The GuardianIT started like this: 25-year-old New Yorker Beth Breslaw was chatting to a friend about her observation that men were less likely than women to make way for other people on crowded pavements. Hunh, thought Breslaw, that’s interesting. As is the case with most observations that pop up in casual conversations, it could have ended there. But it didn’t.

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Why Islam Has A Bad Reputation - In France

Did Charlie Hebdo’s satirical magazine go too far in its cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad and Islam in general? Or is it okay to do so under French law?

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[WITH VID] Avengers: Age Of Ultron Trailer #2 Officially Released Online

MARVEL has officially released its second full-length trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron.

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Impress Your Kids With These "Frozen" Facts

IF you are a parent, elder sibling, uncle, aunt, or simply just anyone who’s lives involves constant interaction with kids (especially preschool girls), then you know how obsessed they are with the movie Frozen.

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Fuel Prices Are Lower, But Is It Reaching Consumers?

SO after much speculation and misgivings, the managed float system for petrol was finally introduced in December last year followed by further reduction in the petrol pump price when the new year dawned. While consumers managed to save on fuel costs, all around, spiralling costs in daily consumer goods, utilities and housing continue to put a strain on every Malaysian’s purse strings.

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The Ultimate Guide to Traveling When You’re Broke

THINK you don’t have enough money to travel? Think again. Travel guru Matt Kepnes puts that myth to rest with this guide to traveling on little (or no) money.

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Men Who Share Selfies Online Show More Signs of Psychopathy, Study Says

pic: The Huffington PostMEN who post lots of selfies on social media networks are more likely to show signs of psychopathy, a personality disorder characterized by anti-social behavior, a new study says.

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