Cinnamon challenge – now medically proven to be bad for you
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Cinnamon challenge – now medically proven to be bad for you

Okay, so the cinnamon challenge has been around for a couple of years (there’s about 768,000 results for the search on YouTube), but now it’s been brought back into the firing line as doctors confirm that it can actually cause you medical harm (surprising, no?) A report published in online journal Pediatrics says it can cause choking, throat irritation, vomiting … Continue reading

Where are you chalking? The DIY rainbow revolution
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Where are you chalking? The DIY rainbow revolution

“Don’t get angry, get chalking!” encourages the team behind DIY Rainbow Crossings on theirFacebook page. Established only a week ago, the page has already chalked up (pardon the pun) over 17,000 likes and received a barrage of photos showing people with their colourful creations. Getting into the spirit in Lismore, NSW. Source: DIY Rainbow Crossings The revolution began last … Continue reading

Getting Shorty: Awards honour the best in social media
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Getting Shorty: Awards honour the best in social media

Although you could be forgiven for mistaking this as a reference to the Danny DeVito/John Travolta 90s gangster flick, the Shorty Awards are in fact a ceremony which honours the best the social media world has to offer. Celebrating those who produce outstanding real-time short content on Twitter, Facebook,YouTube, Tumblr, Foursquare – basically every social media platform you can think of – they recognise … Continue reading