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People with schizophrenia aren’t all dangerous

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Alice is a 26-year-old mum to two daughters. She’s married, she has schizophrenia and she is fed up of being portrayed as “dangerous” because of her condition. “One of the biggest stereotypes about people like me is that we’re dangerous or violent – mostly we’re just vulnerable.” People are often surprised when they hear about […]

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Unemployed: Gotta Swallow Your Pride

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“What do you do for a living?” I was asked by another soccer dad on the sideline. I wanted to lie. I was unemployed in a new city & embarrassed. Six months after moving across the country, my job vaporized. A few months later with no income, I was living on fumes with two little […]

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Fwd: My Failure Resume

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Name: Sandeep Kochhar Profession: StoryTeller, BlewMinds Consulting My short list of failures: 1. Failed in phy in 8th grade, chem in 11th grade 2. Failed engg entrance exams for one year, struggled in my engineering when I got in 3. Failed mba entrance exams for 3 yrs 4. Failed an IIM MBA interview 5. Tried […]

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40 Seconds Of Horror

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Failure comes unannounced and in the most surprising way one can ever imagine. It doesn’t take into account the age of the person. Here’s the story of Debopriyo Bhattacharyya, a theatre artist in Kolkata who once had to face a situation which on one hand made him give up all his expectations from life but […]

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Dream Shop To Disaster

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My husband and I started an autobody shop about 8 years ago. Thing were going well for the first 4-5 years, gradually increasing profits year after year. Then he decided he wanted to get a bigger shop; which is understandable. A dream shop became available and we decided to take it. The overhead was about […]

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Silicon Valley CEO Beats His Wife While She Records Him

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Yesterday Daily Beast released extremely disturbing recordings made by Neha Rastogi, a quality assurance manager, of her husband, Abhishek Gattani, who is CEO of the startup Cuberon. She  made the recordings in the couple’s Santa Clara home. Gattani has been abusive throughout the ten-year marriage and finally Rastogi started recording it. The recordings are hard to listen to. The violence is scary. The imbalance […]

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Musuem Of Failure

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Welcome to the Museum of Failure, where brand fuck-ups combat the world’s glut of success stories! Green Heinz ketchup? Fat-free Pringles? Colgate frozen lasagna? You don’t need to be an expert to know these products weren’t successful. Which is why these creations, with dozens of others, feature in the new Museum of Failure, a wacky […]

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I Did It…I Ran Away

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I just grab everything i could told them to take me to the bus stop so i could go to the city and see a friend. The night before was hell. It was a 9 hour visit with my Nfather’s Nsibilings. I was instantly shunned as im considered to be the failure because i didnt […]

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Letter From Eve Branson

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I am where I am today because I have been allowed to fail. Learning from failure builds character, and teaches us so much more than not trying ever will. But don’t just take my word for it, read this letter from my mum, Eve Branson. Image from the Eve Branson Foundation Dear Ricky, We saw it […]

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How To Start Over At 40

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At 40 I lost my wife, my home, and my job. And many of my friends. And I was ashamed. I didn’t want to tell people my wife had left. I didn’t want to tell people my home was for sale. And the website I had been writing for for seven years, had bought a […]

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