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The Google Effect

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This might seem obvious to many, but apparently there is now research behind the idea that smart phones, computers and the Internet are weakening our memories. According to this article, the phenomena is called the “Google effect” (which you can surely google for effect). And, while we’ve always had external methods of storing information—address books, […]

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How Well Do You Know Truman Capote?

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Truman Capote’s social celebrity is a defining feature of his legacy—it added another element to his literary prowess and his visible lifestyle was definitely a point of contention for people. Many people had things to say about his lifestyle, and he had his opinions to offer in return. Inspired by this, is a Truman Capote […]

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