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Does the Oscar curse exist?

Actress wins Oscar. Shortly afterwards, actress experiences break-up. Anecdotal evidence of the “Oscar curse”has been much discussed in the press. Sandra Bullock won an award for her 2009 film “The Blind Side”, and then separated from her husband Jesse James. … Continue reading

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Bricks in the wall

As has been well-documented and discussed over recent years, girls are doing better at school than boys in the UK (although it hasn’t quite translated to the workplace yet). Various reasons have been put forward – including the fact that there … Continue reading

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