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The Untouchables

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The Untouchables « | Foreign Policy | the Global Magazine of News and Ideas
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Are we losing our way the more we use Google Maps?

Are we losing our way the more we use Google Maps? | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
Is reliance on Google Maps and similar apps helping us lose our sense of direction?
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Dangerous social media trend growing

Dangerous social media trend growing | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
Erie Insurance reviewed 90 days of data collected from iPhones, iPads and Androids that had their location services turned on.
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Simplifying Childhood May Protect Against Mental Health Issues

Simplifying Childhood May Protect Against Mental Health Issues | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
When I read Kim John Payne's book, Simplicity Parenting one message leapt off the page. Normal personality quirks combined with the stress of "too much" can propel children into the realm of disorder. A child who is systematic may be pushed into obsessive behaviours. A dreamy child may lose the ability to focus.
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Why kids should go barefoot more (and probably adults, too)

Why kids should go barefoot more (and probably adults, too) | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
My kids go barefoot a lot, and it's only natural.
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The Schools Subvert Your Children - LewRockwell LewRockwell.com

The Schools Subvert Your Children - LewRockwell LewRockwell.com | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
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Frightening

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U.S. Strikes ISIS Camp in Libya, Killing More Than 30

U.S. Strikes ISIS Camp in Libya, Killing More Than 30 | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
The airstrikes targeted a senior Tunisian operative linked to two major terrorist attacks in Tunisia last year, a Western official said.
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How I quit my smartphone addiction and really started living

How I quit my smartphone addiction and really started living | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
I don’t like being bothered or bossed around. I hated that anyone, for any reason, could interrupt my life, and I could interrupt my life just the same
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Watch 19 Zoo Animals Solve a Puzzle Box to Prove Their Smarts

Watch 19 Zoo Animals Solve a Puzzle Box to Prove Their Smarts | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
Big brains give some mammals an edge in problem solving
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How To Deal With A Narcissist: 5 Secrets Backed By Research

How To Deal With A Narcissist: 5 Secrets Backed By Research | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
Me-Me-Me people make your life miserable. Here's what research and experts have to say about how to deal with a narcissist.
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The zombie masses of America reach new record for emergency room visits due to walking into traffic while distracted by mobile devices

The zombie masses of America reach new record for emergency room visits due to walking into traffic while distracted by mobile devices | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
The zombie masses of America reach new record for emergency room visits due to walking into traffic while distracted by mobile devices
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This 1,600-Year-Old Goblet Shows that the Romans Were Nanotechnology Pioneers

This 1,600-Year-Old Goblet Shows that the Romans Were Nanotechnology Pioneers | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
Researchers have finally found out why the jade-green cup appears red when lit from behind
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325,000 People Pay Billionaire $1,000 Ea. - LewRockwell LewRockwell.com

325,000 People Pay Billionaire $1,000 Ea. - LewRockwell LewRockwell.com | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
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Interesting way to get cheap cash.
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How Not to Care What Other People Think

How Not to Care What Other People Think | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
When it comes to what people think of you, it’s been said that “bad is stronger tha
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Young People Are Dropping Cable. But The Reason May Surprise You.

Young People Are Dropping Cable. But The Reason May Surprise You. | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
"There's nothing good on TV these days."
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Marooned Among the Polar Bears

Marooned Among the Polar Bears | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
Last July, a Russian helicopter pilot had nearly completed a record-breaking trip around the globe when he crashed into the icy waters of the Arctic Circle.​ He never should have survived. ​
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When Sipping Tea Was A Socially Ruinous Act

When Sipping Tea Was A Socially Ruinous Act | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
There's a revolution brewing in that pot of Earl Grey.
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Mumbai sets no-selfie zones

Mumbai sets no-selfie zones | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
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War on Cash: Larry Summers Wants to “Kill the $100 Bill”

War on Cash: Larry Summers Wants to “Kill the $100 Bill” | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
Infowars.com the home of the #1 Internet News Show in the World.
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Another move towards total control of our lives

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How People Learn to Become Resilient

How People Learn to Become Resilient | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
Maria Konnikova writes about resilience and the skills that researches say can be learned to acquire it.
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The blessing and curse of the people who never forget

The blessing and curse of the people who never forget | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
A handful of people can recall almost every day of their lives in enormous detail – and after years of research, we are finally beginning to understand how they do it.
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Coach Kennedy Shares ‘Hardest Thing’ About Losing His Job

Coach Kennedy Shares ‘Hardest Thing’ About Losing His Job | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
“It’d be easier if you stabbed or shot at me in combat."
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Embassy woe: 10 missions get eviction orders

Embassy woe: 10 missions get eviction orders | Convincingly Contrarian Crumbs | Scoop.it
AT LEAST ten of Zimbabwe’s 40-plus diplomatic missions are under legal notice for eviction over unpaid rentals
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