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Why Family Hurt Is So Painful?

Not only does it feel especially painful when our family members hurt us, it actually is more painful than when friends hurt us. According to Anita Vangelisti, a professor of communication at the University of Texas at Austin, hurt is a feeling of emotional injury which can be caused by communication. Family hurt is especially

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Why Do We Stay Single?

Why do women prefer more masculine men during the fertile phase of their menstrual cycle? Why are men more distressed by a partner’s sexual infidelitythan their emotional infidelity? And why do female dating profiles advertise beauty, while male dating profiles boast about wealth? The relatively new field of evolutionary psychology has answered all of these questions,

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6 Smarter Ways to Deal With a Bully

Susan is a well-dressed, attractive woman in her early 50s. She has two grown children. One is a daughter who does not speak to Susan, and the other is a son who lives at home and has never been able to keep a steady job. Susan does not understand why her daughter refuses to talk

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The Little Things That Will Make or Break Your Relationship

How The Little Things Make Or Break A Relationship He comes home from work exhausted again. After yet another frustrating meeting that could have been covered in an email, a tense conversation with a co-worker about the state of the break room refrigerator, and predictably awful traffic on the way home, he crashes onto the living

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12 Impossible Riddles That Will Make Your Mind Numb

Is this one of those days where you are confused out of your mind? Riddles, board games, and puzzles are the best way to provide that tired and redundant brain of yours to revitalize itself. In this article, we have compiled a list of the most confusing and baffling riddles ever. Let us see how

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8 Great Philosophical Questions That We’ll Never Solve

Philosophy goes where hard science can’t, or won’t. Philosophers have a license to speculate about everything from metaphysics to morality, and this means they can shed light on some of the basic questions of existence. The bad news? These are questions that may always lay just beyond the limits of our comprehension. Here are eight

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The 10 Most Famous Personalities Of The Last 6,000 Years

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) collected and analyzed historical data from around the world from 4000 BC to 2010 AD, in the context of Pantheon, a program that works under the responsibility of MIT’s Media Lab. According to MIT, someone is considered famous, if there is a Wikipedia’s page with their name in more

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25 Inspiring Quotes Of A Samurai For A Peaceful And Successful Life

This is an article about 25 quotes of a samurai, as Yamamoto Tsunetomo wrote about them. Tsunetomo (June 11, 1659 – November 30, 1719) was a samurai of the Saga Domain in Hizen Province under his lord Nabeshima Mitsushige. He believed that becoming one with death in one’s thoughts, even in life, was the highest

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