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Ask someone to tie your shoe -- and other tricks to get what you want

Ask someone to tie your shoe -- and other tricks to get what you want | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
All the "pretty pleases" in the world won't get you what you want in your adult life--even if you put a cherry on top. But there's another sneaky way to win people over to your side: Asking for something weird first.
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Extreme birthday parties: How much is too much? - CNN.com

Extreme birthday parties: How much is too much? - CNN.com | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
When Bill Doherty began researching overscheduled kids, parents complained that "birthday parties are becoming out of hand."...

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Kids Leaving Home? How To Handle An Empty Nest [EXPERT] | Fern Weis | YourTango

Kids Leaving Home? How To Handle An Empty Nest [EXPERT] | Fern Weis | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Learn how to overcome separation anxiety and embrace your new life!
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How to deal with your kid's weird friends - CNN.com

How to deal with your kid's weird friends - CNN.com | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Your child is hilarious, interesting, clever—frankly, he's all-around delightful. But his friends are ...well, we're all adults here, so let's just come out with it: Some of them are weird.
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Spacing out for a bit can boost your memory

Spacing out for a bit can boost your memory | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
By Ashley Insalaco, Men's HealthNext time you zone out when your girlfriend is talking to you, just tell her you wanted to remember what she was saying longer.
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The case for shutting up -- how we waste time at work

The case for shutting up -- how we waste time at work | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Technology may be revolutionizing the workplace, but old-fashioned distractions like meetings and chatting with co-workers are still considered the biggest office time-wasters.
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7% of Dogs Are on Facebook

7% of Dogs Are on Facebook | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
According to a new study by pet insurer Petplan, there's been a 36% increase in the number of pet owners creating Facebook and Twitter accounts for their animals in the last 12 months.
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Texas Pee Wee league bars 300-pound youth

Texas Pee Wee league bars 300-pound youth | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
A Texas Pee Wee football league has ruled that a 300-pound seventh grader is too big to play, according to Dallas-Fort Worth television station KDFW Fox 4's web site.
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Women Make It Too Easy for Men These Days

Women Make It Too Easy for Men These Days | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Have you noticed that men seem to be taking a new “lazy approach” when it comes to dating these days? First and foremost, I am...
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What's that perfume? Why, it's the smell of you losing weight

What's that perfume? Why, it's the smell of you losing weight | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Do you want to shed some pounds without giving up those bacon sundaes? Fear not: Some enterprising souls have concocted the world’s first weight loss perfume, Prends-Moi. One spray and voila! The pounds will just melt off magically.

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No bathroom breaks! Stupid office rules and how to fight them

There was the boss who wouldn’t let people eat at their desks and the retailer who informed employees that they could not leave any reading materials in the break room.
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I do (with who?): Planning your wedding when you're not engaged

Great setup for this topic on the air:  Guy calls in....things are going well with his girl friend, but she's planning a wedding that he has no intention of being a part of.  He likes her but she's not "the one".  What does he do?

 

Gown: check. Cake: check. Banquet hall: check. Groom: eh, pending.
It sounds unusual to say the least, but some women are planning their weddings without being engaged, or even in a relationship.

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Woman Swallows Knife While Laughing | Stupid News on Stupid People & Weird News - StupidKnews.com

Woman Swallows Knife While Laughing | Stupid News on Stupid People & Weird News - StupidKnews.com | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
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Most hated pet names for women | Siteopia Blog

Research conducted into the most hated pet names for women.
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5 Surprising Ways Your Job Influences Who You're Attracted To | YourTango

5 Surprising Ways Your Job Influences Who You're Attracted To | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Just in time for Labor Day, a new survey from eHarmony reveals the impact career has on love.
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7 Tips To Boost Kids' Confidence Before School Starts [EXPERT] | Dr. Sue Cornbluth | YourTango

7 Tips To Boost Kids' Confidence Before School Starts [EXPERT] | Dr. Sue Cornbluth | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
As the new school year approaches, consider these important parenting lessons.
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Men Groping Sleeping Women on Planes Is Pretty Common, Says FBI

Men Groping Sleeping Women on Planes Is Pretty Common, Says FBI | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
You know how most of us like to sleep on the plane, especially during a long flight? Well, I'm just saying -- I'm not sure how easy I'l...
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Even toddlers can't stand whiners, study shows

Even toddlers can't stand whiners, study shows | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Toddlers seem to know the difference between a whiner and somebody who is justifiably upset, and the young children often show less sympathy for crybabies, a new study shows.
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Men stop caring about their clothes when they hit 37 (that's when they turn into Jeremy Clarkson)

Men stop caring about their clothes when they hit 37 (that's when they turn into Jeremy Clarkson) | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
A new study has found that not only do men stop caring as they near 40 - but that their partners take control of how they dress in a bid to stop them committing fashion crimes.
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Woman avoids mirrors for one year to reflect on body issues

Woman avoids mirrors for one year to reflect on body issues | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
After years of fighting with the mirror, beleaguered by eating disorders and body image issues, 29-year-old Kjerstin Gruys decided to fight back and embarked on an experiment to not look at the mirror for an entire year.
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Could you go 10 weeks without lying?

Could you go 10 weeks without lying? | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
We tell one lie, sometimes two, every day, sharing an average of 11 untruths per week. We tell lies to avoid hurt feelings, or we embellish to make a story more interesting. 
But whether it’s a white or boldface lie, all these fibs harm our health.

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Clever parents exchange Wi-Fi password for chores

Clever parents exchange Wi-Fi password for chores | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Any freelancer or frequent hotel guest will tell you free Wi-Fi isn’t a right, it’s a privilege. And it looks like somewhere out there a couple of kids are learning that lesson the hard way.

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Would you consider TOE-SHORTENING surgery to look better in heels? The extraordinary procedures some women will endure for the sake of their shoes

Would you consider TOE-SHORTENING surgery to look better in heels? The extraordinary procedures some women will endure for the sake of their shoes | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Toe-shortening surgery, injectable cushioning in the soles of the foot and even Botox, to prevent excess sweating, are among the treatments now on offer.
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Looking for love? Science says playfulness most attractive trait

Looking for love? Science says playfulness most attractive trait | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
It isn't surprising that when it comes to love, people with downer dispositions are about as appealing as lepers. But a new study reveals that being playful is actually the most attractive personality trait for both males and females.
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America's most surprising six-figure jobs

America's most surprising six-figure jobs | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
We often associate hefty salaries with corner offices, scalpels and law degrees – but it turns out you can pull in a pretty penny working outside the financial, medical or legal field.

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