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The push and pull of an all-consuming life

Do you ever get the sense that we live in a culture of gratification that says we should submit to our every whim, while at the same time demands we disavow our desires? On one hand, Nigella tells us that … Continue reading

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Facebook: No need to be scared… yet

There is a concern amongst many commentators that social networking sites, such as Facebook, Bebo, Twitter and MySpace, signal the end of “real” relationships as we know them. Janet Street-Porter, in a column in The Daily Mail subtly titled “Why … Continue reading

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