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How Women Feel About Movember: Yay or Nay to the 'Satche?

How Women Feel About Movember: Yay or Nay to the 'Satche? | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Bye bye Halloween, hello mustaches! Movember begins today. How are we feeling about it?
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Men can take more pain than women (so long as someone's watching)

Men can take more pain than women (so long as someone's watching) | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Seems men have won the latest battle in a war that's been raging for millennia. Research by Leeds Metropolitan University in the UK shows that men can take more pain than women.
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Are YOU lying about your parenting skills? Over half of mums confess to telling fibs to make themselves seem like the perfect mother

Are YOU lying about your parenting skills? Over half of mums confess to telling fibs to make themselves seem like the perfect mother | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
BabyCentre revealed that 53 per cent of mothers fabricating stories about their parenting rather than admit to others that they don't always do the right thing.
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Smiling men can make women more subordinate

Smiling men can make women more subordinate | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
By Katie Drummond, PreventionIt doesn't get more harmless than a smile, right? Well, not exactly.
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Study: Colleges rejected more applicants over naughty social antics

Study: Colleges rejected more applicants over naughty social antics | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
We know you'll have a lot on your plate this year, high school grads: keeping your grades up, applying to college, ensuring you have a senior prom date, etc. But you may want to add "clean online footprint" to the pre-graduation to-do list.
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The Honda car just for women, complete with windscreen that helps prevent wrinkles (and it comes in pink, of course)

The Honda car just for women, complete with windscreen that helps prevent wrinkles (and it comes in pink, of course) | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
The Honda Fit She's features pink bezels on the dashboard and hot pink stitching on the steering wheel and seats, has been called 'adult cute' by the manufacturer.
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New website offers affordable airfare for the flip of a coin

New website offers affordable airfare for the flip of a coin | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Eenie, meenie, minie, mo: Would you let a website pick where you’ll go? That’s the premise, more or less, of GetGoing.com, a new website no...
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Screech! Sounds which are worse than nails on a chalkboard

Screech! Sounds which are worse than nails on a chalkboard | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Which sounds drive our ears absolutely bonkers?
A British study rated the screechy scrape of a sharp knife along the surface of a ridged metal bottle as the most unpleasant sound. It earned the top spot in a recent ranking of 75 different sounds.
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Fridays are the new Saturdays: Nearly HALF of workers dress to impress in the office, especially on 'dress down' Friday

Fridays are the new Saturdays: Nearly HALF of workers dress to impress in the office, especially on 'dress down' Friday | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
One in ten workers cite dress down Friday as the most stressful time of the week and 15 per cent become so stressed by what to wear they even call in sick.
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We officially get old at 28 - when our careers become more important than our sex lives - and we'd rather watch Strictly than X Factor

We officially get old at 28 - when our careers become more important than our sex lives - and we'd rather watch Strictly than X Factor | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Make the most of it! Katy Perry, 27, has just one week left of her youth, if a new study is to be believed that says we are 'old' at 28.
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France considers ban on homework. Should the U.S.?

France considers ban on homework. Should the U.S.? | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Many kids (and parents) in the U.S. would love to see homework become a relic of the past, much like walking to school in the snow uphill – both ways.
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I think this is a great article for homework because it gives specific examples of real countries  doing something about Homework. It also  gives many quotes and perfect ideas for a great essay about homework. 

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'Tell Your Boss Anything' lets you suggest things to your employer without fear of reprisals

'Tell Your Boss Anything' lets you suggest things to your employer without fear of reprisals | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Help could be at hand in the form of Tell Your Boss Anything, a new website that allows users to anonymously email their managers and tell them how they feel and resolve issues at work.
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10 health studies that ruin all your fun

By Becky Oskin, LiveScience Science is supposed to make people's lives better, right? From glow-in-the-dark diapers to computers that fit in one's pocket, the present day sometimes feels like a future dreamed by science-fiction writers.
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Cafe makes ordering coffee simple with dumbed-down menu

Cafe makes  ordering coffee simple with dumbed-down menu | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Are you tired of coffee shops overcomplicating basic drinks in an effort to sound more cosmopolitan? Then Debenhams in England is the cafe for you.
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Forget a handsome prince: For modern women, nothing but an ordinary Joe will do, a new study has revealed

Forget a handsome prince: For modern women, nothing but an ordinary Joe will do, a new study has revealed | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Kate Middleton might have landed a prince but women who marry up are an increasingly rare breed, a study by the University of Barcelona has found.
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Life begins at 37: Men are happiest after climbing the career ladder and starting a family

Life begins at 37: Men are happiest after climbing the career ladder and starting a family | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
What makes men happy is stability, routine and long term commitment. Men are happiest age 37, like David Beckham and Tobey Maguire- when they have climbed the career ladder and started a family, a new study has found.
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'Super' window washers warm hearts at children's hospital

'Super' window washers warm hearts at children's hospital | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s some of the coolest window washers to ever scale a building. Three window washers in Memphis, Tenn., recently dressed up as superheroes while they cleaned the windows of Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital.
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Going my way? Commuting in same direction linked to marital bliss

Going my way? Commuting in same direction linked to marital bliss | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
The classic line “Going my way?” may suggest a carefree and uncommitted lifestyle, but for couples at least, commuting to work in the same direction may be one of the factors that paves the way to marital satisfaction.
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Autom, the robot designed for dieters is made to keep you engaged and held accountable for food choices

Autom, the robot designed for dieters is made to keep you engaged and held accountable for food choices | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
The bot will ask you about your habits, share motivational tips, and give you personalized suggestions based on your recorded information.
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Study claims to predict routine for woman's 'perfect day'

Study claims to predict routine for woman's 'perfect day' | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Psychologists at the Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of Bremen believe they have discovered what women want in a "perfect day."...
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Conor Knighton on TV's obsession with rednecks

Conor Knighton on TV's obsession with rednecks | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Says the flood of cable offerings like "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" may only perpetuate stereotypes about Southerners...
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If you love where you live, you're probably healthy

By Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience People who feel satisfied with their community are physically healthier than those who are dissatisfied or feel their city is becoming a worse place to live, a new Gallup poll finds. The survey can't, on its own, draw...
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University really IS the happiest time of our lives: Brits rate student years higher than having a baby or getting married

University really IS the happiest time of our lives: Brits rate student years higher than having a baby or getting married | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Students, listen up. You'd better enjoy living in squalor while studying for exams and eating cold baked beans straight from the tin because it's all downhill after graduation.
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"Mythbusters" tackles "Titanic" debate

"Mythbusters" tackles "Titanic" debate | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Discovery Channel show tests the theory that both Jack and Rose could have floated on the raft in James Cameron's 1997 epic...
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