浅谈 : 妇女节

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最近刚看了韩国长寿综艺节目《无限挑战》 2009年的旧集数
有一集邀请到了人气女子团体少女时代当嘉宾
拍摄期间刚好接近妇女节
主持人和嘉宾就一起到韩国街头访问妇女
综艺节目在嘻闹中
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Solve this murder mystery

I heard a mystery puzzle on Radio 1003 this morning. Being a mystery lover, it did not take long before I delved into the puzzle. It took me 10 minutes to solve it before the radio hosts divulged the solution at the end of the segment. However, they did not reveal the deductions.

Well, let’s see if you can do better. No googling!

Case:

A tragedy befell on a family of four: the parents and two children (one son, one daughter). One family member, with the help of an accomplice within the family, murdered another. The murder was witnessed by the remaining family member.

Some facts:

[1] The Accomplice and the Witness are of different gender.

[2] The oldest family member and the Witness are of different gender.

[3] The youngest family member and the Victim are of different gender.

[4] The Accomplice is older than the Victim.

[5] The father is the oldest in the family.

[6] The youngest family member is not the Murderer.

Now, who are the Murderer, Accomplice, Victim and Witness respectively?

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How a standing desk can save your life

In yet another “seized by the whim” moment, I have started to embrace the standing desk at home. Yes, standing instead of sitting at the desk.

Sounds like a great way to torture oneself? Not really. Studies have shown that sitting for a prolonged period of time not only affects your posture, it can also increase the risk of obesity and mortality – regardless of how much you exercise. Just see this mind-blowing infographic by the Medical Billing and Coding organisation (also embedded at the end of the post). Continue reading