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Famous Expatriates
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Famous Expatriates

Moving abroad to live is many a British person’s dream. When the cold weather comes in and winter days are dark and depressing, it is all too easy to dream of life abroad. Yet should it really be just a dream? If you have ever pondered moving abroad to live […]

Popular Names In World Religions
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Popular Names In World Religions

In other religions than Christian, that I am acquainted with, the prophets of that religion are quite often eternalized by naming children after them. Judaism will call children Moses, Islam will call children Mohammed, but Christians will not call their children Jesus. Why? I’ll be honest with you- the question […]

Religion And Fashion-Uneasy Alliance
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Religion And Fashion-Uneasy Alliance

Religion and fashion seem diametrically opposed to one another. Religion is by nature based on conformity, conservatism, modesty, and dignity. Fashion, on the other hand stresses individuality, free expression, novelty, and pushing the standards of what is acceptable. The Conservatism of the Pious I have lived in what most people […]

Immigration Reform Now Facing Big Problems
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Immigration Reform Now Facing Big Problems

The landmark immigration bill currently working its way through the U.S. Senate may contain good news for those looking to enter the U.S. on a H-1B visa. While under current law, the U.S. only issues 65,000 skilled guest worker visas per year, the new bill would raise this cap to […]

Unbelievable Real Life Negotiations
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Unbelievable Real Life Negotiations

Businesspeople often treat their negotiations as a matter of life and death, even when they really aren't. However, what would happen if the stakes were higher than a handful of jobs, the price of a majority stock option, or even the future of an entire company? Here are seven real-life […]

The Unmatched Glory Of A Rose
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The Unmatched Glory Of A Rose

A true symbol of love, fantastic fragrance and beautiful colors are some of the striking features of this flower so loved by mankind that it can be easily connoted as the "Queen of Flowers". It is associated with joyous occasions as much as with mourning with different colors signifying various […]