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Are lazy men a myth?

New research suggests that women are exaggerating their partner’s faults at home in order to feel more in control. A study involving 15,000 female breadwinners concluded that they feel guilty about working, and so criticise the home-making abilities of the men in their lives in order to feel more in control of the traditionally female

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Cirkle  •  24th Nov 09

The goose is getting fat… but we’re getting thinner!

Apparently, today is the day women will start their Christmas diets, so chances are there’s going to be a lot less cake in the office than in recent weeks (http://www.cirkleblog.com/2009/10/cirkle-takes-one-more-slice-for-charity.html). Six out of ten women are planning to start getting in shape for the festive season, and particularly for their office parties. On average, each

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Cirkle  •  11th Nov 09

Facebook to ‘memorialise’ profiles

Facebook has announced today that it will be providing friends and family with the opportunity to ‘memorialise’ the profiles of members who have died. Profiles will have personal information such as contact details removed, and will only be visible to confirmed friends. ‘Memorialising’ a profile will also prevent it appearing in the newly added ‘Suggestions’

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Cirkle  •  28th Oct 09

Roll Up, Roll Up, Get Your Free News Here!

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch recently announced that all his online publishers would begin to charge for news content, so he’s not going to be very happy with today’s findings. New research has found that only 5% of people would be prepared to pay for their web content, with a massive 74% saying they would simply

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Cirkle  •  22nd Sep 09

He Had The Time Of His Life

This morning we woke to the sad news that Patrick Swayze has passed away, aged just 57, after a long illness.Jennifer Gray, who co-starred with Swayze in Dirty Dancing, commented, “’Patrick was a rare and beautiful combination of raw masculinity and amazing grace,” and in his final years Swayze demonstrated this more than ever. His

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Cirkle  •  15th Sep 09

Is shoe shopping bad for your health?

It doesn’t take an increase in media coverage to get me interested in shoes, but this Monday morning was a real treat, with the ‘Miss KG Goldie’ heel splashed all over the news. Featuring a celeb-worthy 6 inch heel and a shiny gold platform, these glittery beauties have hit the press because they are the

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Cirkle  •  8th Sep 09

A joke too far?

As the Edinburgh Fringe Festival draws to a close, kudos must be awarded to the resourceful comedian Lewis Schaffer, who scooped the Malcolm Hardee Cunning Stunt Award for the best publicity stunt at the festival. Schaffer not only persuaded Scottish publication ‘The List’ that he was the sponsor of this year’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards, but

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Cirkle  •  2nd Sep 09

Oxo Takes Stock With Relaunch!

Here at Cirkle we are big fans of iconic food brands, so it was great for us to be involved in this week’s big story – the relaunch of Oxo stock cubes! Premier Foods, the makers of Oxo, have reshaped the cubes as an ‘X’ for a limited time whilst they run a campaign to

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Cirkle  •  4th Aug 09

Cripes! Boris is an inspiration!

Does Boris Johnson have the best PR in the country at the moment? Despite his eccentricities and frequent embarrassments, he always seems to come out on top, whether in his role as a politician, journalist or now as a member of the Eastenders cast! Last Friday, Boris filmed a cameo for the popular soup, during

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Cirkle  •  21st Jul 09