Being a Little Sister

It’s not always easy being a sister, but if you’re lucky enough to have a sister I’m sure you understand that the relationship you have with your sister is one of strongest friendship, you could ever wish for.
Of course families fight sometimes and siblings bicker often – but deep down we all love our sisters. I know that my sister is my best friend and regardless of what either of us does, nothing will change that.
“A sister can be seen as someone who is both ourselves and very much not ourselves – a special kind of double,” Toni Morrison.

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Hungry Beast

Hungry Beat revealed social networking privacy survey results and leaked army footage on the first episode which aired Wednesday, 23 March at 9.30pm on ABC1.

Social Networking Privacy Survey
Flying in the face of popular perception about privacy online, the vast majority of Australians who use social networking sites do adjust their privacy settings appropriately, according to a new, nationwide survey commissioned by ABC-TV program Hungry Beast.
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NUT-rition

A review of food labels is taking place within Australia in regards to providing nutritional information to guide consumer food choices. An FOPL system considered is the UK adopted Traffic Light system, which applies red, amber or green traffic lights to the front of the pack depending on the total fat, sugar and salt content of the product.

Nut’s For Life explained that "Implementing a Traffic Light System is not as simple as start, slow, stop. Only tallying ‘total’ fats in foods and ignoring the type of fat means that natural primary produce foods containing healthy fats such as nuts, avocados and olives would carry the same ‘red light’ as manufactured chocolate bars and chips."
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The Bad Guys of the Internet – Know Your Enemy

AVG (AU/NZ) helps home and business users understand who they need to protect themselves against they have provided us with this piece:
Today, almost all computers are connected to the Internet. This means they’re connected to other computers – which involves risk.

We use our PCs for both work and play. We shop, bank and play games online – even when we’re at work – but we also work when we’re at home. The web is a research tool and an entertainment centre, letting us access music, movies, TV shows and much more. In doing so we store useful information, indeed even vital private and personal information, on our PCs.
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Basic Female Skills Endangered

Wow! What a shock I received on Sunday morning when I read a story from the Courier Mail talking of young women and their lack of ‘female skills’. As a 22-year-old female with her own home I believe I’ve got the mandatory ‘female skills’ under my belt, but apparently not…

The article begins “BASIC "female" skills are becoming endangered with fewer young women able to iron a shirt, cook a roast chicken or hem a skirt.”
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The Dark Knight Rises

Warner Bros. Pictures have announced that Anne Hathaway has been cast as Selina Kyle in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises.

Anne Hathaway will be starring alongside Christian Bale, who returns in the title role of Bruce Wayne/Batman.

Christopher Nolan stated, “I am thrilled to have the opportunity to work with Anne Hathaway, who will be a fantastic addition to our ensemble as we complete our story.”
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