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Florida Shooting: Why I Quit Social Media, Leaving Behind 50,000 Followers

I used social media pretty well. I strategically built a Twitter following of over 50,000. My LinkedIn has 2500. I kept my Facebook for people I had met, liked and wanted to stay in touch with.

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After Brexit What?

 Dawn, next Friday. The votes are in. The British have spoken in their EU membership referendum and they want out. It is a scenario European leaders are planning for in earnest while praying it never happens.

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Hail Can Occur Three Times A Year - Madius

Pic: Astro AwaniKUALA LUMPUR: The hail which hit the capital earlier this month can occur three times a year, says Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Datuk Seri Madius Tangau.

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Japan To Honour Vancouver Chef Credited With Inventing California Roll

The California roll is not a Japanese culinary tradition, but a relatively recent creation that became popularised in Vancouver, circa 1970s. - Istock.com/AFP RelaxnewsTHE Japanese-Canadian sushi chef who is said to have invented the California roll will be honoured Thursday by the Japanese government for his role in promoting Japanese cuisine.

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The Crazy Inspiration For The Joker's Tattoos In Suicide Squad

 While Caesar Romero and Jack Nicholson's versions of The Joker largely resembled the Batman villain in their respective movies, the last decade has seen more unusual adaptations of the Clown Prince of Crime on the big screen. Heath Ledger's version in The Dark Knight eschewed the bleached skin and fine suits in favor of face paint and a grungy look, and this summer, Jared Leto's Joker will be rocking a look just as weird, if not weirder, in Suicide Squad. Among the unusual additions to this iteration are his tattoos, but they serve more purpose than just to make him more visually distinctive.

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17 Reasons Why You Should Date A Journalist

What’s sexier than dating a journalist? Here we give you 17 reasons to call up the journalist from your favourite paper for a hot date.

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Delays In The F-35 Mean The Marines Are Dusting Off Retired F-18s

 The U.S. Marine Corps is reactivating thirty older F/A-18C Hornet fighters sitting in storage and updating them to a new "C+" status. The move is prompted by a half-decade delay in the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program.

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America Didn't Make The Top 100 Most Peaceful Nations, What About Malaysia?

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In fact "the Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave" ranked 103 which is not surprising as mass shootings appear to be a daily occurrence with the worst happening just yesterday in Florida but you'll be surprised at how well Malaysia did.

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Adult Breastfeeding Relationships Are A Thing

OPINION: Recently I had the great privilege of discussing one of the pressing issues of our time on television. Not politics. Not global warming. Not the refugee crisis, or feminism.

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How To Get A Better Night's Sleep By Celebrity Trainer Dalton Wong

 WE all know how much better we feel after a good night's sleep and yet many of us still struggle to get enough shut-eye, leaving us feeling bleary-eyed, grumpy, and with an urge to snack on sugary junk food for the energy boost that we should be getting from sleep.

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