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The Biggest Conversation Mistakes (And How To Fix Them)

The Biggest Conversation Mistakes (And How To Fix Them)

Have you ever tried to fix a friend’s problem, when what they really wanted was to vent and get some sympathy? Have you ever sought advice and only gotten sympathy? Have you ever tried to resolve an argument while your partner is still ramping up with new accusations and complaints?…

The Best And Worst Moments From Day One Of The U.S. Democratic Presidential Debates

The Best And Worst Moments From Day One Of The U.S. Democratic Presidential Debates

Thursday was the first of two U.S. Democratic presidential debates taking place in Miami, and a whole lot happened. While Australians might not care much for U.S. politics, there were some interesting developments along the way. Beto O’Rourke argued with fellow Texas Congressmember Julián Castro over immigration, Senator Elizabeth Warren…

Should You Speed-Watch Game Of Thrones?

Should You Speed-Watch Game Of Thrones?

In our new series “Point Taken”, staff writers Patrick Austin and Nick Douglas debate life hacks, etiquette and best practices. In this inaugural episode, we discuss the value of “skimming” prestige TV. Are you packing in more entertainment, or robbing art of its value? Nick thinks it’s fine to skim…