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An ode to the scrunchie, the 80s fashion invention we’ve never forgotten

In her 1993 book “Mothers and Daughters of Invention”, scholar Autumn Stanley argued that when assessing the value of an innovation, historians must consider not only the technological and economic impact, but also human impact, “the effect on comfort, convenience, and quality of everyday life. By that measure, Rommy Hunt Revson’s invention – neither a …

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Princess Diana’s sad death will never be forgotten – and could yet have consequences for the Royal Family

The most important political news occurs when the efforts of politicians are overtaken by a powerful wave of public emotion. When highly topical issues “cut off” ordinary people, no one really knows how it will all turn out. Such political events occur perhaps only once a decade. More recently, Britain has seen fierce domestic unrest …

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Has the durability push of “Love Island” ever been forgotten?

Image source: TVI More than three million people tuned in to see Ekin-Su Cülcüloglu and Davide Sanclimenti be crowned winners of “Love Island” 2022, and the show’s undeniable influence continues to reign supreme. From the niche phrases we’ve adopted to the outfits we want to emulate, the show’s mere existence inspires viewers to create their …

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