Latest World Smile Day Stories
In 1963, Massachusetts artist Harvey Ball created the iconic yellow smiley face, an international sign of goodwill and peace. Though the image is instantly recognizable, some Spanish researchers are questioning the power of the smile and suggest this expression could confuse our perceptions of others’ emotions.
Giving many a reason to smile, today on World Smile Day and during the month of October, Greeting Card Universe, the world’s largest greeting card store will donate 100% of profits from the
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- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).