Parents -- specifically parents with blogs -- are in a tizzy over Victoria's Secret's alleged new "tween line" aimed at young girls. News starting circulating over the past few weeks that the lingerie mega-store was expanding its offerings with a line called Bright Young Things, a collection that would target the tween demographic supposedly worth "$335 billion of spending...
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Recently we were shocked, like thousands of other parents, to see Victoria's Secret's "Bright Young Things" advertisement for their PINK line of underwear. It's not that thongs meant for young women emblazoned with phrases like "Call Me" and "Feeling Lucky?" are entirely shocking coming from Victoria's Secret, but more that they insisted on comparing our young daughters to...
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DEAR HARRY: I was a bachelor until last year. I moved here from Nebraska and soon married a widow who is 10 years younger than I and who has two children. One is on his own, but the younger son is entering college in the fall. I have adopted this child, a
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In April, William Young sat in the sunshine in the 60-degree weather for the first time in 10 months. Once confined to the inside of his home, the 73-year-old Peorian marveled at the signs of spring - the flowers and greenery and fresh air - things many take for granted. Young lost many things most people take for granted after suffering a stroke two years ago, a...
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Younger people do not feel loyalty towards "untrustworthy" banks and are more likely to switch, according to research.
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Kansas City's young people deserve better than they got from a "twerkfest" that ended in gunfire last weekend. When young people have safer places to push boundaries, more positive things going on in their lives, they'll be less apt to rush to an event where their safety is compromised.
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When women date younger men they are considered “Cougars.”When men.date younger women they are considered “Studs” or “Sugar Daddies.”Why can’t people just be in a relationship without a label...
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It’s no secret that juvenile brains are more malleable and able to learn new things faster than adult ones – just ask any adult who has tried to learn a new language. That malleability also enables younger brains to recover more quickly from trauma. Researchers at Yale University have now found a way to effectively turn back the clock and make an old brain young again...
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Dear Abby: My wife and I have been married 17 years. For the most part, our marriage has been great, and I love her very much. Lately, though, I have felt that our sexual and emotional intimacy has been lacking. I spoke to her about it recently and tried to explain how I feel. She has responded, and things are improving.
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Younger U.S. workers are turning down good opportunities to grab some affordable disability insurance -- and it's not just because they're young and believe they're invincible, at least physically. While guarding against unexpected illness or physical injury may not be a big priority with younger Americans, that doesn't mean those accidents or...
(5 days ago)
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