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Facebook Selfies Hurt Relationships
2013-08-12 11:38:50

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers from the University of Birmingham, University West of England and the University of Edinburgh have found that people who post too many pictures of themselves on Facebook - known as 'selfies' in the online community - risk harming their relationships with their friends. Researchers reported that those who share too many pictures could risk harming their more casual Facebook relationships, while relationships with close...

2013-07-09 23:26:53

Friendship Village of Schaumburg, a Continuing Care Retirement Community near Chicago with strong community ties, and The Schaumburg Boomers, a professional minor league baseball team, are enjoying the perks of a mutually beneficial relationship. Players from The Boomers are staying at Friendship Village during their season and are enjoying the fanfare, while residents enjoy rooting for their home team and building a wonderful community relationship. (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 It’s a home...

2013-02-20 15:35:17

A new psychology study suggests the glue that cements these unique relationships is honest, unbiased relationship advice Why do straight women and gay men form close relationships with one another? A new psychology study from The University of Texas at Austin suggests the glue that cements these unique relationships is honest, unbiased relationship advice. The study, published online in the February issue of Evolutionary Psychology, is the first to provide empirical evidence that the...

2012-12-14 05:02:58

Toronto based online survey site Tellwut.com asked 3,500 panelists from across North America to rank their top five happiness factors. The survey found that men and women have very different ideas as to what makes them happy. (PRWEB) December 13, 2012 Tellwut´s online poll asked people to say what makes them happy. Having a Significant Other ranked as the number one source of happiness, with 49% of respondents listing it in their top five. The remaining four were A Good Night´s...

2012-08-23 23:38:24

Friends are equally important to men and women, but family matters more for men's wellbeing The midlife wellbeing of both men and women seems to depend on having a wide circle of friends whom they see regularly, finds research published online in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. A network of relatives is also important–but only for men–shows the study of more than 6500 Britons born in 1958. The authors base their findings on information collected from the...

2012-07-09 23:01:38

The Friendship Circle has partnered with Varsity Lincoln to launch Keys4Friendship. Friendship Circle will award 30 people a chance at winning a new car through daily challenges that encourage positive community involvement and spreads the message of friendship around Metro Detroit. West Bloomfield, Michigan (PRWEB) July 09, 2012 Keys4Friendship is a five week long campaign that will spread the message of friendship throughout Metro Detroit and give a car to a lucky winner. Starting July...

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  • To talk saucily.
  • Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.