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How To Become A Mathematical Genius Overnight

Everyone’s out of school and so this post is not strictly about game theory but rather a case study in strategic thinking. For 7 years I was called very few names online. Then one day my math video Multiply Numbers By Drawing Lines went viral and got over 1 million views. Suddenly people were talking […]

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‘Things didn’t feel right’: Some SmileDirectClub customers report problems

Anna Rosemond was drawn to the advertisements for SmileDirectClub, which promises to straighten teeth for under $2,000 — about a third the cost of traditional braces — in as little as six months and all from the comfort of home. “It seemed like a really simple, easy way that they were offering people to straighten […]

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For men like me who don’t want to get married, Valentine’s can be a minefield

Valentine’s Day is almost upon us, gents. That means, for men in relationships, being a decent human being, holding down a steady job and keeping your partner happy may no longer be enough. Valentine’s Day brings with it a relationship assessment form. How serious are we? Very? Okay then, where is my ring, b*tch? For […]

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Can you help these unwanted cats find their perfect match this Valentine’s Day?

Valentine’s Day (it’s tomorrow, in case you forgot) is a time for love. While it’s great to celebrate your romantic relationships on V Day and your friendships on Galentine’s Day, we reckon this loved-up period could do with some consideration for our furry pals, too. We’ve shared the lonely dogs looking for forever homes in […]

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Adorable baby girl born with thick head of jet black hair nicknamed Kim Jong-un

If you were born with a thick head of hair, your parents will probably remind you of it any time they’re nostalgic for your baby days. For one little baby born with jet black hair, her parents gave her a nickname to go with her looks – Kim Jong-un. We reckon that’ll stick around long […]

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Raising two autistic children has given my life purpose

Christine McGuiness recently shared the news that her youngest daughter with husband Paddy McGuiness has been diagnosed with autism, meaning all three of their children are autistic. Sharing a poem on her social media, she referred to her children as ‘Shining brighter than the stars above’ and expressed how proud she was to be their […]

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How to start doing triathlons – even if they seem scary

Triathlons are undoubtedly daunting. Swim, bike, run – that’s three different things you have to train for, three different things you have to try to be vaguely good at. Put the pay-off is phenomenal. Working for weeks or months to perfect your form, getting into the shape of your life and then challenging yourself beyond […]

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M&S unveils their ‘Love Cucumber’ to get you going this Valentine’s Day

We’re sure you remember the excitement surrounding Marks & Spencer’s Love Sausage – the entirely innocently named Valentine’s Day treat. This year M&S is back with another super romantic and not-at-all-rude-sounding offering: their Love Cucumber. While the Love Sausage was simply a regular sausage arranged in the shape of a heart, the Love Cucumber has […]