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Christmas cards hung outdoors Parliament to mark 78 domestic violence deaths

Updated December 11, 2015 19:34:17 A string of 78 Christmas cards was hung on the lawns of Parliament Property today — a single card for every Australian woman who will not commit this Christmas with loved ones as the outcome of domestic violence. The symbolic gesture was element of a rally calling for greater Government…


A punctuation mark is generating you seem insincere in text messages

Posted December 09, 2015 22:11:33 SMS messages that finish with a complete stop are perceived to be less sincere than messages that do not, according to a new study from American researchers. The study, published in the journal Computer systems in Human Behaviour, did not uncover this effect in handwritten notes. Researchers at Binghamton University…


Star Wars’ Mark Hamill tricks Hollywood Blvd tourists in disguise

Posted December 05, 2015 16:33:59 External Link: Mark Hamill goes undercover as a storm trooper Star Wars original Mark Hamill has swapped his trademark Luke Skywalker light saber for the confined spaces of storm trooper garb to prank hundreds of unsuspecting tourists in Hollywood. The 64-year-old actor, who will reprise his part as Skywalker in…


Query mark more than Scaffidi ‘damaging for City for Perth’

Posted December 01, 2015 21:51:37 There are calls for a widened investigation into Perth Lord Mayor Lisa Scaffidi to be concluded as quickly as attainable, with the Opposition concerned the ongoing saga is tarnishing the council’s reputation. Opposition nearby government spokesman David Templeman stated it had been almost two months since the Corruption and Crime…