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Country-Capital Quiz

Country-Capital quizzes are fun. Take a quiz on all the countries starting with the letter A and see how many capitals you can get correct.

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Opinion Tech

Emerging Trends in Artificial Intelligence

From making temporal appearances on Sci-fi movies to gaining integration into the operational framework of enterprises, artificial intelligence has emerged from an obscure concept in the last century to an integral part of 21st-century society. The reason for this is not farfetched – we have become a data accumulating world. Why has AI become such […]

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Quiz on General Knowledge

Take a quiz and test your skills on general knowledge.

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What I’ve Learned About Music Journalism (So Far)

Music journalism you say? I remember when I decided to go into the world of journalism – as a young college student, fresh out of high school, wide-eyed and feeling ready to take on the world. There I was, choosing a major that I felt suited me. I had been writing for a long time, […]

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5 Tips for Submitting Your Writing to Magazines

So, you’ve written something, and you’ve decided you want to release it into the wild world to be enjoyed or criticized by potentially thousands of people. Be it poems, a short story, a piece of creative nonfiction or an article/ blog post, you’ve decided it’s time to get your work out there. Let me start […]

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Solo Traveling off the Beaten Track

Travelling is exciting, it makes the butterflies in our stomachs churn and tumble. Let’s be honest the feeling of stepping off a plane and landing in a new country is one of the most exhilarating experiences we can have. Even now, I am as excited as a puppy when I plan a trip, lying awake […]

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Let’s Take A Moment to Talk About Mental Illness

I’d like to take a serious moment to talk about mental illness treatment. The US has a grave problem with how we deal with mental illness, and unless we talk more about it, we will never improve on it. We tend to treat physical ailments as worse than psychoses and neuroses when in reality, these […]

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Is This Really the Most Powerful Word in the English Language?

A recent BBC article, “Is this the most powerful word in the English language,” made a bold, sweeping claim: that the word “the” is the one word that not only shapes the meaning of a sentence but also seemingly shapes everything we know about the language itself. At least, this is what I take from […]

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5 Satirical Websites to Brighten Up Your Day

Websites that satirize common news articles and topics have steadily increased in popularity as time has gone on. I can remember when I was in high school, in the mid-2000s, and you were considered kind of a nerd for admitting you liked The Onion. I was lucky to be a big enough loser that confessing […]

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Four Relics of the Past Future Generations Won’t Understand

Four Relics of the Past Future Generations Won’t Understand

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Lifestyle

5 Foods for the Budget-Conscious Consumer

We’ve all had times where we need to eat cheap. Many of us enjoy eating out, and, while this is good as an occasional treat, sometimes it isn’t feasible. So what can you eat when your wallet is a little thin? Hopefully, this list helps when you’re deciding on a dinner that doesn’t break the […]

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Business Commentary

Can Blockchain Technology Really Solve The Problems Faced By The Cannabis Industry?

This article is contributed from Creative Bear Tech For sure, anything related to technology may seem too complex for the ordinary person. Despite having a somewhat complex name, blockchain technology is quite easy to understand. I’m just an ordinary person like you and me, yet I was able to perform research on blockchain technology and […]

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Five Books That Changed My Life

The simple pleasure of reading has been a pastime I’ve enjoyed since I was a young child. The physical act of turning the pages, feeling the smooth paper against my fingertips, taking in all the action and beauty of the words, the pacing and rhythm, and the ebb and flow of brief sentences versus lengthy […]

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Ace in Test – A Proven and Effective Plan

Ace in Test – by following this step by step approach to excel in all types of tests and exams 1. Learn About the Test to Ace in Test Your first step to Ace in Test is to learn about the test itself that you are going to take. For parents of young children, they […]

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The Lost Art of Dreaming

We live in dystopian times. Every day in the news, on our social media feeds, talking to our friends and people on the street. If the air around us were seen by some extraterrestrial species, they’d probably say we’re headed for doom. If we aren’t already there. We need dreamers. We need people willing to […]

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Five Myths About Christmas Music… and the Realities

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Ed Sheeran is The Worst Artist of the Decade

Now comes the time when every music blog and magazine known to man comes out with its “Artist of the Decade” feature (those still offering print issues capitalize on this by featuring their choice on the cover). Aptly described by Vice as the “decade where it felt like time sped up,” the 2010s were a […]

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Let's Be Cautious But Not Fearful

We as a species are much too cautious. We’re too afraid of change, of those different from us, of trying new experiences. It’s a byproduct of our evolution, rather than fear, as some claim it is. We’re naturally terrified of things that confuse us. I don’t hold it against anyone; on the contrary, I accept […]

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Love, Redefined

Love. The word comes in many flavours. There isn’t one way to look at it, and we all feel it in limitless ways. There’s romantic love and platonic love, familial love, and love of animals. No matter how you personally define it, love is a complicated thing. And yet, we’re stuck with an outdated concept […]

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We Can All Be Better, No Matter Our Struggles.

I started the process of recovery from alcoholism last March, and it’s been a wild rollercoaster of emotions. I’ve learned a great deal about myself, which is always a good thing. One thing I’ve noticed in the past eight months (and this is something my roommate called to my attention): drunk people who get sober […]