Monthly Archives: August 2014

John Nara, we will miss your smiling face so much

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An amazing man died today, but he wasn’t known by millions. He wasn’t famous. But he was a star in the lives of the people who knew him. His name was John Nara, but I just knew him as “Kun …

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Beautiful Vietnamese girl does ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in freezing cold Adelaide !

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Ok this is for my friend Jenny who said she would do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge today. The catch is, she lives in one of the coldest cities in Australia and it’s the middle of winter right now. She …

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How to get a good price when haggling in Asia by dismissing cultural stereotypes

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I didn’t grow up in Australia even though I was born there. My parents travelled when I was very young and I actually grew up in Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and other such remote places. My fifth birthday …

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