A factchecker goes to psychic school
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A factchecker goes to psychic school: can you predict what happens next?

For six months, I attempted to quiet my fact-checking, left-brain voice and tap into my goddess roots, where fantasy and reality are interchangeable Montclair Psychic School sits above a florist’s shop in the town of Rutherford, New Jersey. On a Sunday in June, eight students sit in a amber painted classroom, watching a mastiff identified Axel sniff a bust of the Buddha. ” C’mere, Axel ,” says the status of women whose T-shirt reads:” Medicine mends the body. DOGS mended the soul .” She offers him a treat.” Good boy…

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Queer the leads and unleash the nudes: how to reboot a sexist classic for the #MeToo age

From the misogynistic Don Giovanni to the heteronormative Calamity Jane, Australian theatre-makers are receiving new ways into problematic texts When Opera Queensland’s Don Giovanni opens next week, dozens of ordinary females- age-old and young, large and small- will appear naked on stage. The nude display- representative of” avenging hysteriums” who, in the opu, drag the ghastly Giovanni to his death- is not a advertising stunt, claims the administrator, Lindy Hume( although the press won’t hurt ). It is about legislating female retribution and empowering women. Women who after centuries of…

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Dog gadgets you absolutely must get for your furry friend

Doggies dream of gadgets Image: Mashable composite/Christopher Lee/Getty Images Forget Shark Week, it’s Bark Week on Mashable. Join us as we celebrate all the good dogs, which we humans do not deserve. Most of us already spoil our dogs. But how can we deny them? After all, they are all, objectively speaking, very good boys and girls. Standard toys can get the job done, sure, but your doggo is probably deserving of an upgrade. We’ve ranked some of the best dog gadgets out there. These will show your pooch how…

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Just One Thing: Getting your business funded

Landing a guaranteed parking spot is the holy grail of city living. This little child was gifted on in the most adorable route. Writer Christie Dietz tweeted a photo of her son’s new parking spot. The little boy has locked his tiny green motorcycle to a local lamppost almost every day this year. On Monday, they discovered that the lamppost was graced with a designated parking sticker specifically for him. SEE ALSO: Cat hiking videos are the wholesome escape you need in your life “Absolutely built our day, ” Dietz…

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No good Tinder bio is more than two sentences

Image: Mashable/ Vicky Leta Here’s the thing about dating app bios: Most of them are incredibly bad. Most dating app bios are too long and too boring, especially for something people might not even be reading. A lot of users, particularly on swipe apps like Tinder and Bumble, seem to think that providing a slew of “fun facts” in their bio is the key to profile success. But this isn’t necessarily the example. SEE ALSO: My Hinge match invited me to dinner and blocked me as I waited for our…

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