Finding Friends on Facebook
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Finding Friends on Facebook

“Friends are as friends do,” as the old saying goes. We all need friends, most people would agree. Friends help define our identity and shape our personality. Good friends look after us, support our efforts, and they tell us what’s what without hurting our feelings. And most of us, unless we have a psychological disorder, want to be liked – not just by our friends, but by people in general. That, after all, is how we make friends! Few are the prickly, nasty people in the world who have any…

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Life, Possibilities, and the Kalahari’s Many Secrets in The Afrikaner by Arianna Dagnino

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Monica Meneghetti on Upending Conventions and Her Recent Memoir, What the Mouth Wants

Monica Meneghetti on Upending Conventions and Her Recent Memoir, What the Mouth Wants

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2019 Accenti Contests – Winners Announced

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Toronto, May 4, 2019 – The winners of the 2019 Accenti Writing and Photo contests were announced at the Accenti…

Sunday in Woodbridge

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Last November 30, Canadian Heritage Minister Sheila Copps, in a simple but meaningful ceremony, designated Madonna della Difesa Church, in…

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