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LAST_UPDATEFri, 27 Feb 2015 1pm

Hey, What About Men's Rights?

I asked my girlfriend: “What do you think of a Ministry for Men?”

She stared at me. “Are you serious? You’re joking, right?” I kept silent. And that’s when she broke into laughter. “What a joke! You mean YOU need a Ministry of Men.”

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The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo 2 Probably Isn't Happening

 When The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo hit back in 2011, it seemed a foregone conclusion that David Fincher’s adaptation of the Swedish novel and film trilogy would get right to work on a second chapter. That, however, has yet to happen due to a number of reasons; notably, its somewhat disappointing box-office performance.

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Malaysians Speak Of Their Visions For The Year 2020

India's Mars Orbiter Mission, the country's first interplanetary foray, successfully blasted off to Mars from the Satish Dhawan Space center in Sriharikota last September, and has been in the red planet’s orbit for almost 150 days. Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) was initially frowned upon and not taken seriously for their efforts prior to the mission, but now, even NASA and Obama’s administration has announced that they are keen to team up with ISRO and are exploring areas for future collaboration in Mars missions.

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Study Says Drummers Are The Smartest Of All Band Members

They always say the lead singer of a band gets all the attention for being in the spotlight, with the exception of its lead guitarist. Bassists are always the mysterious, cool-looking ones, and then there are drummers, who are not-so-typically in the center of attention.

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Why Nice Guys Finish Last - In Their Careers

I am not a nice guy and have never really been one. To be perfectly honest, most people who don’t know me would say I am a total asshole. Not that it has merit but that’s what they perceive and it holds true to a degree. I like being this way, and it has gotten me very far in life to not be a nice guy. It’s gotten me further than all my nicer friends. I learned very early on that being nice wasn’t the best approach to life but rather being fair was.

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Large Group Dinners Should Be Banned

You might have read this week about the insane, obscene, disgusting meal that Vice Media founder Shane Smith and some thirty friends and colleagues enjoyed last month in Las Vegas. It was a dinner at the Prime Steakhouse at the Bellagio and the bill came to $300,000. The most expensive entrée on the menu at the Bellagio is an $85 rib-eye. Apparently numerous bottles of wine that cost more than $20,000 each were ordered.

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What If You Translated These Oscar Movie Titles - Into Malay

Ever wondered what if we directly translated titles of the movies that won or had been nominated in this year’s Oscar? Here we give you a quick, and humorous rundown if the Oscars were to ever be hosted in Bahasa Malaysia.

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10 Rules To Live By For Those Who Want To Live A Positive Life

1. Be comfortable in your own skin.
The first step to becoming happy is to feel comfortable in your own skin. Everyone was born with a flaw. No one is perfect. Accept yourself with what you're born with whether it be your background, your skin, your nose, your eyes, your hair, your freckles, your breast, or the size of your private part. You have to accept yourself for who you are and love yourself.

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Grading The Best & Worst Moments Of The 2015 Oscars

It took Richard Linklater 12 years to make "Boyhood," and it felt like it took 13 to get through the Oscars ceremony that snubbed his movie. We made it out alive by the skin of Neil Patrick Harris' lame jokes. Snark aside, a handful of Oscar moments did distract from the epic length of Sunday's awards. Below, the best and worst.

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A Parent’s Dilemma - When Your Child’s Conversion Is Not Your Decision

“She was wearing the tudung (headscarf) and showed it to me. I teared up and she looked at me and cried. She told me she had converted into Islam and could not back out now. I was absolutely speechless,” said distraught father Jilius Yapoo to a local media earlier this month as he talked about the heartbreaking moment upon learning that his 16-year-old daughter had converted to Islam without his knowledge, much less his consent.

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