Bill Doskoch: Media, BPS*, Film, Minutiae

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It's actually a personal growth thing

Is your young daughter torturing her Barbie dolls? Don't worry, she's not turning into the next Eileen Wuornos; what she is doing is perfectly normal. This is some of that rock-solid social science you get from surveys of 100 people. An excerpt from the AP story on CTV.ca: Barbie, beware. The iconic plastic doll is […]

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Woo-hoo: A Santarchy rampage!

This is a catch-up post from the weekend, but if you didn't hear about the Santa rampage in Auckland, N.Z., please, read on! An excerpt from the AP story on CTV.ca: A group of 40 people dressed in Santa Claus outfits, many of them drunk, went on a rampage through Auckland, New Zealand's largest city, […]

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