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Sunrise’s Sam Mac discusses the meaning of his yellow wristband 

‘It’s such a tiny thing, but it’s meant a lot’: Sunrise weatherman Sam Mac reveals the heartbreaking reason he has been wearing a wristband for 12 months By Alisha Buaya For Daily Mail Australia Published: 02:38 BST, 10 September 2020 | Updated: 02:40 BST, 10 September 2020 He has been wearing a yellow wristband over … Read more Sunrise’s Sam Mac discusses the meaning of his yellow wristband 

Britney Spears shares philosophical post about the meaning of life

She suffered a setback when no action was taken in her legal case to have her father Jamie removed as her conservator at a court hearing in Los Angeles on Wednesday. And on Thursday, Britney Spears was  in a philosophical mood as she posted to her Instagram. Alongside a close-up photo of her hand holding … Read more Britney Spears shares philosophical post about the meaning of life

You’ve been meaning to start investing but are paralysed by choice? ADRIAN LOWERY’s five tips

You have decided savings rates are just too poor and you want to invest.  Whether you have taken financial advice or not, you have looked at your pension arrangements and your cash savings, you’ve considered the risks, you can lock your money away for at least five years and want to start an investing Isa.  … Read more You’ve been meaning to start investing but are paralysed by choice? ADRIAN LOWERY’s five tips

The age-old search for mystical meaning

HISTORY THE HISTORY OF MAGIC  by Chris Gosden (Viking £25, 512pp) The 2011 Census revealed that 56,620 of us said we were pagans, 11,766 described themselves as Wiccans and 1,276 people confessed they were signed up to witchcraft. Twenty-seven per cent of the British population also maintained that ‘communication with the dead is possible’. Some … Read more The age-old search for mystical meaning

Twitter users stretch words such ‘duuuuude’ to modify their meaning

Twitter users stretch words such as ‘yes’, ‘dude’ and ‘hey’ to modify their meaning, according to researchers who analysed 100 billion tweets.  The US linguist experts say stretched words that convey a different meaning than the original are common feature of social media, but are rare in formal writing.  For instance, ‘suuuuure’ can imply sarcasm, ‘duuuuude’ … Read more Twitter users stretch words such ‘duuuuude’ to modify their meaning

The Ventilator Challenge and Williams AE: Meaning Business podcast

From motorsport to building life-saving equipment fast in the Ventilator Challenge: Craig Wilson, of Williams Advanced Engineering, on the Meaning Business podcast By This Is Money Published: 13:22 BST, 29 April 2020 | Updated: 13:22 BST, 29 April 2020 Meaning Business is a new podcast series, where Simon Lambert speaks to people from the world … Read more The Ventilator Challenge and Williams AE: Meaning Business podcast