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Good hoaxkeeping

Have dinner ready … Touch up your make-up, put a ribbon in your hair and be fresh-looking … Greet him with a warm smile [and] … let him talk first — remember, his topics of conversation are more important than yours … A good wife always knows her place.
THE above comes from what looks like [...]

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Weather with Chinese characteristics

CHINA has defended its decision to launch a bloody military crackdown on Beijing’s weather for the remainder of the Olympics.
“All Chinese patriots enjoy freedom of climate in accordance with the law,” a government official said beneath a suddenly blue Beijing sky. “But rain and stifling humidity are not weather. They are the enemies of [...]

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Wild knitting

LIKE many Australian women, what I really wanted for Mother’s Day was a plate of paid maternity leave with a side of quality, tax-deductible child care.
Sadly, the Australian Prime Minister and his flunkies are like a gaggle of well-meaning youngsters who promise mum breakfast in bed, then struggle with the harsh realities of the modern [...]

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