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Who Needs Feminism Anyway?

Pic: InstagramI once asked my friend if she was a feminist. Her response: Of course not.

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Who’s Your Mummy? Egyptian Mummification Older Than Thought

Researchers yesterday said a form of mummification was being carried out there more than six thousand years ago, much earlier than previously thought. Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON: It has long been known that the practice of mummification of the dead in ancient Egypt — fundamental to that civilisation’s belief in eternal life — was old, but only now are researchers unwrapping the mystery of just how long ago it began.

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Do Waiters Really Hate You, Spit In Food?

REGARD them, or disregard them, waiters know exactly what makes for a good dining experience.

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Cinema: Starlet Overkill Spoils Turtle Fun

Pic: Startraks PhotorexMEGAN FOX returns to the silver screen in the latest reboot of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film franchise based on characters created by Peter Laird and Kevin Eastman. Her last film was Judd Apatow’s This Is 40, released in 2012.

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Traditional Mooncakes Taken To A Whole New Level

Today’s playful mooncake vareties are anything but conventional/Pic:TodaySINGAPORE: Our fascination with the moon goes way back in history. But it’s our preoccupation with a certain Mid-Autumn Festival delicacy that truly takes the proverbial cake.

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Study: Overweight And Obesity Linked To 10 Common Cancers

Cancer CellLONDON -- A higher body mass index (BMI) increases the risk of developing 10 of the most common cancers, the largest study of its kind on BMI and cancer, involving more than 5 million adults in the UK, published in The Lancet shows.

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PM Najib, Learn From Indonesia’s ISIS Ban

Pic: The Ant DailyPrime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak should take a leaf out of Indonesia's book and reaffirm Malaysia’s commitment against groups that promote religious radicalism.

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(WITH VID) All 16 Of The Icons Name-Dropped In Madonna’s “Vogue” Are Now Gone

Pic: YouTubeAn odd bit of trivia about the passing of Lauren Bacall on Tuesday: As Marci Robin pointed out on Twitter, all 16 of the 20th-century stars immortalized in Madonna's “Vogue” are now dead. The famous black-and-white music video, directed by David Fincher, is an homage to the golden age of Hollywood.

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This Photo Gives Wedding Crashers A Whole New Meaning

Pic: Belinda Mayberry /Pinky's PixCrashing waves may look pretty, but they're definitely not the best backdrop for a photo shoot -- unless you want to get really, really wet.

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Depression Under The Microscope Among Many Who Cracked Jokes

Ellen DeGeneres among others afflicted, including Conan O’Brien and David Letterman. Pic: ReutersNEW YORK: When you think of Ellen DeGeneres, Conan O’Brien, David Letterman and Robin Williams, the first word that comes to mind isn’t depression.

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