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Crosscut
Announcing the nominees for Crosscut’s 3rd Annual Courage AwardsBauman — Founder of the Carbon Washington initiative, professor at the Universi
Announcing the nominees for Crosscut’s 3rd Annual Courage Awards
Crosscut / Posted 6 hours ago
Bauman — Founder of the Carbon Washington initiative, professor at the University of Washington, economist, and comedian Alex Becker — advocacy program manager for the Real Change Homeless Empowerment Project, and co-chair of the Seattle... Read more
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Op-Ed News
A Hate Crime is a Hate Crime No Matter the Color of the Perpetratorand claim that it gets swept under the rug and the perpetrators handled with ki
A Hate Crime is a Hate Crime No Matter the Color of the Perpetrator
Op-Ed News / Posted 12 hours ago
and claim that it gets swept under the rug and the perpetrators handled with kid gloves. A decade ago, the New Century Foundation, an ultraconservative think tank, launched a full-blown national campaign to alert whites to the danger of hate... Read more
23h
Evening Standard
How to build a child geniusFamily membership is £650 a year. Members can enjoy endless soft play, cookery
How to build a child genius
Evening Standard / Posted 23 hours ago
Family membership is £650 a year. Members can enjoy endless soft play, cookery classes, dance classes — and excellent social opportunities. The modern parent hip to Steven Johnson’s Everything Bad is Good for You knows that video games don’t... Read more
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Prospect Magazine
Who’s been made a peer? Full honours listChairman of Dulwich Picture Gallery; has been a Trustee of the British Museum,
Who’s been made a peer? Full honours list
Prospect Magazine / Posted yesterday
Chairman of Dulwich Picture Gallery; has been a Trustee of the British Museum, and Chairman of the Lupton family charitable foundation, The Lovington Foundation, specialising in arts education and youth welfare. Co-Treasurer of the Conservative... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Visionary Arkansans 2015transformative power. This year's class is filled with people who are devoted t
Visionary Arkansans 2015
Arkansas Times / Posted yesterday
transformative power. This year's class is filled with people who are devoted to enriching life here, from health care to social justice to good government. They've turned around struggling rural schools (Daisy Duerr), helped prisoners... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Postcards from NormMilford, gets a close look at the statue of Sarah Noble, for which she modelled
Postcards from Norm
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
Milford, gets a close look at the statue of Sarah Noble, for which she modelled for creator Dayle Elsesser, in the library/media center at Sarah Noble Intermediate School in New Milford. The school was dedicated Oct. 28, 2001. Photo: Norm Cummings... Read more
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The Washington Times
George Soros, Tom Steyer, Michael Bloomberg, Koch brothers use wealth to influence collegesTwo years ago, liberal billionaire George Soros gave $675,000 from his Open Soc
George Soros, Tom Steyer, Michael Bloomberg, Koch brothers use wealth to influence colleges
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Two years ago, liberal billionaire George Soros gave $675,000 from his Open Society Foundation to support the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Center for Civic Media. “The MIT Center for Civic Media works hand in hand with diverse communities... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Marketing & Development Managerinitially and also regional areas. This may include a wide range of activities
Marketing & Development Manager
MumBRELLA / Posted yesterday
initially and also regional areas. This may include a wide range of activities such as o community awareness campaigns via social media and other peer-to-peer methods, o outdoor advertising, letterboxing and other traditional media, and o... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
TESDA: Sister firms, linked to pols, not SEC-registeredExchange Commission (SEC), mined DBM’s database on PDAF releases, and visited w
TESDA: Sister firms, linked to pols, not SEC-registered
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted yesterday
Exchange Commission (SEC), mined DBM’s database on PDAF releases, and visited with some of them at their offices. PCIJ’s research, however, yielded more questions than answers. Here’s what we found: BSC Technological Institute, Inc, or (Bruno’s... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New funding supports pilot study that aims to address national crisis in children's oral healthResearchers at Plymouth University Peninsula School of Dentistry have received
New funding supports pilot study that aims to address national crisis in children's oral health
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
Researchers at Plymouth University Peninsula School of Dentistry have received funding of around £150,000 from the Medical Research Council to support a pilot study which aims to go some way towards addressing the national crisis in children's oral... Read more
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Salon.com
Welfare is a dirty word: How the right hijacked American political discourseconnotations. Tellingly, the first federal welfare program, Aid to Dependent Ch
Welfare is a dirty word: How the right hijacked American political discourse
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
connotations. Tellingly, the first federal welfare program, Aid to Dependent Children, was part of the aptly named Social Security Act of 1935. But welfare was done in by one of the same forces that did in liberal: racism. In the 1960s many... Read more
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Adelaide Now
‘You can’t rely on a naked body’hippies, Black Power, Chicano power in LA, gay rights, anti-Vietnam, anti-war m
‘You can’t rely on a naked body’
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
hippies, Black Power, Chicano power in LA, gay rights, anti-Vietnam, anti-war movement. You have this really potent brew of social activity, of forward-looking social activity and it all comes to a screeching halt in many ways and Manson is held up... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘You can’t rely on a naked body’hippies, Black Power, Chicano power in LA, gay rights, anti-Vietnam, anti-war m
‘You can’t rely on a naked body’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
hippies, Black Power, Chicano power in LA, gay rights, anti-Vietnam, anti-war movement. You have this really potent brew of social activity, of forward-looking social activity and it all comes to a screeching halt in many ways and Manson is held up... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘You can’t rely on a naked body’hippies, Black Power, Chicano power in LA, gay rights, anti-Vietnam, anti-war m
‘You can’t rely on a naked body’
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
hippies, Black Power, Chicano power in LA, gay rights, anti-Vietnam, anti-war movement. You have this really potent brew of social activity, of forward-looking social activity and it all comes to a screeching halt in many ways and Manson is held up... Read more
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News.com.au
David Duchovny struggled with sexual and violent themes in new TV show, based on Charles Mansonhippies, Black Power, Chicano power in LA, gay rights, anti-Vietnam, anti-war m
David Duchovny struggled with sexual and violent themes in new TV show, based on Charles Manson
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
hippies, Black Power, Chicano power in LA, gay rights, anti-Vietnam, anti-war movement. You have this really potent brew of social activity, of forward-looking social activity and it all comes to a screeching halt in many ways and Manson is held up... Read more
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Perth Now
‘You can’t rely on a naked body’hippies, Black Power, Chicano power in LA, gay rights, anti-Vietnam, anti-war m
‘You can’t rely on a naked body’
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
hippies, Black Power, Chicano power in LA, gay rights, anti-Vietnam, anti-war movement. You have this really potent brew of social activity, of forward-looking social activity and it all comes to a screeching halt in many ways and Manson is held up... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘You can’t rely on a naked body’hippies, Black Power, Chicano power in LA, gay rights, anti-Vietnam, anti-war m
‘You can’t rely on a naked body’
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
hippies, Black Power, Chicano power in LA, gay rights, anti-Vietnam, anti-war movement. You have this really potent brew of social activity, of forward-looking social activity and it all comes to a screeching halt in many ways and Manson is held up... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Outgoing Clark director Michael Conforti curated era of progressfellowship programs to help us get answers as we got beyond ourselves," he said
Outgoing Clark director Michael Conforti curated era of progress
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
fellowship programs to help us get answers as we got beyond ourselves," he said. And Millon did. The Clark launched its Research and Academic Program in the late 1990s. Boosted dramatically by a $50 million gift in 2007 from the family... Read more
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Suburban
Columnsjargon. For the layman, local government is confusing and maybe even a bit anno
Columns
Suburban / Posted 2 days ago
jargon. For the layman, local government is confusing and maybe even a bit annoying, but the municipality is where the foundation for the entirety of our national society is built. The municipality is the central nervous system of how our... Read more
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Suburban
Democracy requires actionjargon. For the layman, local government is confusing and maybe even a bit anno
Democracy requires action
Suburban / Posted 2 days ago
jargon. For the layman, local government is confusing and maybe even a bit annoying, but the municipality is where the foundation for the entirety of our national society is built. The municipality is the central nervous system of how our... Read more
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Business Insider
Explosive accusations against Turkey are exposing a major problem for Obamaorchestrated the kidnapping of US-trained rebels entering Syria, Mitchell Proth
Explosive accusations against Turkey are exposing a major problem for Obama
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
orchestrated the kidnapping of US-trained rebels entering Syria, Mitchell Prothero of McClatchy reports. Though experts immediately advised skepticism of the accusations, the situation typifies the contradictory priorities in the faltering... Read more
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The Christian Post
Countdown to The Economic Crash — Are You Prepared?trust God to guide us while seizing opportunities to share the gospel. 4. What
Countdown to The Economic Crash — Are You Prepared?
The Christian Post / Posted 2 days ago
trust God to guide us while seizing opportunities to share the gospel. 4. What follows comes from much prayer, fasting, research as well as counsel from respected, senior leaders. I am not marketing products; recruiting subscribers to an... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Judge changing Ferguson's court Seattle's gun tax prompts lawsuit 2 men suspected in online threats Woman survives by faking deathof gun violence. The complaint was filed in King County Superior Court by the
Judge changing Ferguson's court Seattle's gun tax prompts lawsuit 2 men suspected in online threats Woman survives by faking death
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
of gun violence. The complaint was filed in King County Superior Court by the NRA, the Bellevue-based Second Amendment Foundation and the National Shooting Sports Foundation, along with two gun owners and two gun shops. It called the tax... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Six social entrepreneurs shortlisted – going to a voteTuesday, 25 August 2015, 11:49 amPress Release: Akina It’s been tough to get th
Six social entrepreneurs shortlisted – going to a vote
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 11:49 amPress Release: Akina It’s been tough to get the shortlist down to six for the inaugural Rotary Club of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Highlighting the difference a gift in a will can makebe TV commercials and online advertising, and IAC members (over 60 charities) w
Highlighting the difference a gift in a will can make
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
be TV commercials and online advertising, and IAC members (over 60 charities) will reach out to their supporters (through social media, DM campaigns, on their website etc.) to discuss the difference gifts in wills make to their work. “Large and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Performer Ben Vereen advocates wellness via the artsAmerica’s youths,” said Vereen, adding that teens are confronted by a barrage o
Performer Ben Vereen advocates wellness via the arts
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
America’s youths,” said Vereen, adding that teens are confronted by a barrage of unhealthy images and behaviors on TV, social media and in their communities. “The arts are a way to show a creative connection that’s positive … constructive... Read more
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Sunderland MAD
Fancy Defoe Being your Boss?and dealing with all incoming telephone enquires Marketing knowledge and busin
Fancy Defoe Being your Boss?
Sunderland MAD / Posted 3 days ago
and dealing with all incoming telephone enquires Marketing knowledge and business development Demonstrate a high level of social media experience Have ability and experience in executive summaries of documents and debriefing to senior... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
WBTV Blogscancer awareness month? September is Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month. My frie
WBTV Blogs
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
cancer awareness month? September is Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month. My friend, Erin Santos (with The Isabella Santos Foundation) calls it Pediatric Cancer ACTION Month. That one word makes all the difference.More >> September is Pediatric... Read more
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Daily Mail
New life of honeymoon widow whose husband died on cruise 10 years ago$1.1million and saying her husband's death may have been an accident In 2007 s
New life of honeymoon widow whose husband died on cruise 10 years ago
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
$1.1million and saying her husband's death may have been an accident In 2007 she began working at the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research in New York City as the Major Gifts Officer In 2009 she married financial analyst Jeff... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Click’d: Practicing media literacy on social media According to a recent study released by the Pew Research Center and the Knigh
Click’d: Practicing media literacy on social media
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
According to a recent study released by the Pew Research Center and the Knight Foundation, more Americans than ever are getting their news from social media networks (goo.gl/gYqZMZ). Across all... Read more
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Newswise
Hispanics More Confident of Personal Finances and the U.S. Economy Compared to a Year Ago, Latest FAU Poll SaysFlorida Atlantic University Business and Economic Polling Initiative Conducts s
Hispanics More Confident of Personal Finances and the U.S. Economy Compared to a Year Ago, Latest FAU Poll Says
Newswise / Posted 3 days ago
Florida Atlantic University Business and Economic Polling Initiative Conducts surveys on business, economic, political and social issues with a focus on Hispanic attitudes and opinions at regional, state and national levels via planned monthly... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Why women sleep worse than menfor feedings and whatnot, and I had a hard time getting her to sleep through th
Why women sleep worse than men
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
for feedings and whatnot, and I had a hard time getting her to sleep through the night,” says the Ottawa-based, 46-year-old social media marketer and blogger at TheModernMomBlog.com. “My husband is great, and he would help in a minute but he just... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
‘Unicorn’ club now admitting new memberssuch startups galloping across the private market landscape, and they are worth
‘Unicorn’ club now admitting new members
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
such startups galloping across the private market landscape, and they are worth $485 billion to investors, according to the research firm CB Insights. If the gold rush behavior continues, investors may create more billion-dollar companies. But... Read more
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iol.co.za
Teaching computers sarcasmprofessor at UC Berkeley's School of Information. His most recent stab at solvi
Teaching computers sarcasm
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
professor at UC Berkeley's School of Information. His most recent stab at solving it – sponsored by the National Science Foundation, and published earlier this year – correctly IDed sarcasm on Twitter about 85 percent of the time, which is still... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study shows TV's powerful role in shaping pregnant expectationspowerful role in the creation of patient expectations, especially regarding pre
Study shows TV's powerful role in shaping pregnant expectations
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
powerful role in the creation of patient expectations, especially regarding pregnancy and birth. As part of a larger research project funded by a National Science Foundation Dissertation Improvement Grant, Danielle Bessett, an assistant... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ugboma - MTN Foundation's Partnership With Government Has Paid Offof governance in contemporary Nigeria has continued to underscore the place of
Ugboma - MTN Foundation's Partnership With Government Has Paid Off
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
of governance in contemporary Nigeria has continued to underscore the place of corporate organisations in the provision of social services for the people. However, Executive Secretary, MTN Foundation, Nonny Ugboma, in this encounter with Festus... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Women cleared to serve in combatSep 2011 2:34:41pm "Don't get me wrong, in civilised soiciety, women equal and
Women cleared to serve in combat
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
Sep 2011 2:34:41pm "Don't get me wrong, in civilised soiciety, women equal and outperform men in almost every area" The research shows women equal men; there's no biological or cognitive advantage that women have over men. "Outperform men in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Secret strategies of the top mobile appsstore on 5th Avenue in the Manhattan borough of New York City. Japan's game-mak
Secret strategies of the top mobile apps
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
store on 5th Avenue in the Manhattan borough of New York City. Japan's game-makers say their creations have to compete with social media platforms for users' attention. File picture: Mike Segar Tokyo - A few months ago, Yoshiki Watabe, a producer... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Go home parents, you're drunk: middle-aged boozers on the rise45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getti
Go home parents, you're drunk: middle-aged boozers on the rise
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getting drunk. I'm a big fan of it. Working as a media buyer there is booze everywhere. Any function you go to, every achievement, every win, every loss, it's all celebrated... Read more
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WA Today
Go home parents, you're drunk: middle-aged boozers on the rise45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getti
Go home parents, you're drunk: middle-aged boozers on the rise
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getting drunk. I'm a big fan of it. Working as a media buyer there is booze everywhere. Any function you go to, every achievement, every win, every loss, it's all celebrated... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Go home parents, you're drunk: middle-aged boozers on the rise45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getti
Go home parents, you're drunk: middle-aged boozers on the rise
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getting drunk. I'm a big fan of it. Working as a media buyer there is booze everywhere. Any function you go to, every achievement, every win, every loss, it's all celebrated... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getti
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getting drunk. I'm a big fan of it. Working as a media buyer there is booze everywhere. Any function you go to, every achievement, every win, every loss, it's all celebrated... Read more
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The Young Witness
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getti
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet
The Young Witness / Posted 5 days ago
45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getting drunk. I'm a big fan of it. Working as a media buyer there is booze everywhere. Any function you go to, every achievement, every win, every loss, it's all celebrated... Read more
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Western Advocate
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getti
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getting drunk. I'm a big fan of it. Working as a media buyer there is booze everywhere. Any function you go to, every achievement, every win, every loss, it's all celebrated... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getti
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 days ago
45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getting drunk. I'm a big fan of it. Working as a media buyer there is booze everywhere. Any function you go to, every achievement, every win, every loss, it's all celebrated... Read more
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Manning River Times
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getti
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getting drunk. I'm a big fan of it. Working as a media buyer there is booze everywhere. Any function you go to, every achievement, every win, every loss, it's all celebrated... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getti
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 5 days ago
45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getting drunk. I'm a big fan of it. Working as a media buyer there is booze everywhere. Any function you go to, every achievement, every win, every loss, it's all celebrated... Read more
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The North West Star
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getti
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getting drunk. I'm a big fan of it. Working as a media buyer there is booze everywhere. Any function you go to, every achievement, every win, every loss, it's all celebrated... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getti
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getting drunk. I'm a big fan of it. Working as a media buyer there is booze everywhere. Any function you go to, every achievement, every win, every loss, it's all celebrated... Read more
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The Border Mail
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getti
Young swear off booze as middle-age binge drinking grows - often on the quiet
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
45-year-old advertising executive is a "drinker of some renown". "I like getting drunk. I'm a big fan of it. Working as a media buyer there is booze everywhere. Any function you go to, every achievement, every win, every loss, it's all celebrated... Read more
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