Prince Harry and Prince William are royals for the millennial generation

April 26, 2017

… audience. SEE ALSO: William and Harry tell Kate what it was really like after they lost their mum Over the past decade, the royal family has gradually stepped up its online presence, establishing large followings on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Flickr. But it’s Prince William’s and Prince Harry’s use of social media to talk candidly about their lives that’s appealing to younger audiences. Prince Harry and Prince William have grabbed headlines in the past …

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Is Bangkok really banning street food?

April 21, 2017

(CNN)When news broke this week that Bangkok was reportedly planning to clear the streets of its beloved street food vendors, outrage broke out among fans of the city’s famously cheap eats as the story racked up global headlines. Cue the backtracking. Government officials now say that while some areas will be cleared of street vendors in the name of public safety, they’ll impose stricter rules on cleanliness and hygiene in other popular street food areas like Khao San Road and …

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Richard Simmons hospitalized for severe indigestion, says manager

April 19, 2017

… the 68-year-old is already feeling better and is expected to make a full recovery. The fitness icon has been stirring headlines lately for his disappearance, which occurred in 2014. The move prompted fans to be concerned of his well-being, which eventually lead to a popular podcast Missing Richard Simmons from Daily Show producer Dan Taberski. The hit podcast sought to investigate the reasons behind Simmons public disappearance. FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK FOR MORE ENTERTAINMENT NEWS Catalano …

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Leather & lather: The Cut-throat Racer – BBC News

April 18, 2017

It is four years since she set up shop in the quiet, picturesque Gwynedd village of Llanbedr – a place whose claims to fame are a campsite on the coast boasting it is the biggest in Europe, and an ex-Raf airfield that wants to become an international space port. But this spring, it is Sophie making the headlines in the village, in north Wales – and beyond. She has just been named the best cut-throat shaver in Wales – the first woman to take the title. It also means …

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There’s no need for April Fools’ Day because we’re living in a fake news nightmare

April 2, 2017

… election news stories had such high engagement they actually outperformed real news on Facebook. During the most critical time of the election campaign, the 20 top-performing fake election stories generated 8.7 million engagements on Facebook far outstripping the 7.3 million engagement garnered by mainstream news. Among the top-performing stories were headlines like “Hillary sold weapons to ISIS” and “FBI Agent Suspected in Hillary Email Leaks Found Dead”. Since then, …

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Sexism is the new clickbait. It’s time to find another route to internet fame.

April 1, 2017

… sexism is a dream-come-true; a chance to go viral; to be the name on everyone’s lips, or tweets, even if it’s for all the wrong reasons. SEE ALSO: The tricky art of marketing women’s empowerment in the era of Trump On an almost daily basis, sexism in headlines, adverts and newspaper front pages is getting taken to task on Twitter. But, by tweeting about those brands and making them go viral, are we giving them exactly what they want? No such thing as bad publicity As Oscar …

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