CHINESE WOMEN PAYING $16,000 TO LEARN WESTERN RULES OF HIGH-CLASS ETIQUETTE

Wealthy Chinese Women Are Paying $16,000 For 10 Days Of Finishing School

Liz O’Connor Jul. 22, 2013 Business Insider
Sara Jane HoCourtesy of Institute Sarita  Sara Jane Ho, Founder and Principal of Institute Sarita in Beijing

In recent years, newly wealthy Chinese have become known around the world for their serious appetite for luxury goods. Although it may be a stereotype, it’s not wholly inaccurate — Chinese travelers reportedly spent upwards of $8.5 billion on luxury goods overseas in January 2013 alone, according to CNBC.

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FORMER MISTRESS CONFESSION: HOW TO TELL YOUR HUSBAND HAS ANOTHER WOMAN IN THE CLOSET AND CHEATING WHILE THE FAMILY IS ON VACATION

Some married men will book hotels for their mistress to stay in, located near where their family is staying

How to tell if YOUR husband is cheating while you’re on your family holiday… by a reformed mistress who knows ALL his secrets Continue reading

EXPEDIA 2013 FLIP FLOP REPORT: AMERICANS KEEP COVERED UP AT THE BEACH, GERMANS MOST COMFORTABLE GOING NAKED

American women, as well as those from some Asian countries, were the most likely to keep their tops on at the beach.

Americans keep covered up at the beach, Germans most likely to go naked: survey 

Expedia.com’s annual Flip Flop Report finds that Europeans are more comfortable sunbathing topless than Americans, and that the biggest concern of U.S. beachgoers is theft, not sharks. Also worth noting: 65% of respondents from around the world said Speedos were acceptable beachwear. Continue reading

FAT IS BEAUTIFIL THAT’S WHY MEN FATTEN UP THEIR LADIES: MAURITIAN WOMEN FATTEN THEMSELVES UP AND TAKE GROWTH HORMONES AS MEN CONSIDER OBESE WIFE AS SIGN OF WEALTH AND PRESTIGE

Big is beautiful: In Mauritania an overweight wife is a sign of wealth and prestige

Force fed to find a husband: How Mauritanian women are fattened up ‘like foie gras geese’ and take dangerous animal growth hormones to satisfy men’s love for larger lady

REDDIT LIST OF AMERICA’S WEIRDNESS : 12 THINGS AMERICANS LOVE THAT THE REST OF THE WORLD FINDS BIZARRE

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12 Things Americans Love That The Rest Of The World Finds Bizarre

Rob Wile Jul. 14, 2013, BusinessInsider

A few weeks ago, we brought you the highlight responses to a Reddit list asking what things Americans do that the rest of the world finds bizarre.

Of course, there’s an endless list of things that reveal major cultural differences. Continue reading

JAWBONE UP: THE HIGH-TECH WRISTBAND HEALTH TRACKER THAT CAN ALSO BE USED BY COUPLES TO MONITOR IF SPOUSE JUST HAD SEX

The UP device markets itself as a way to 'KNOW YOURSELF LIVE BETTER'

The high-tech wristband that can tell when you are having sex (and could even be used by your wife or husband to make sure you’re behaving!) Continue reading

1978 WORLD’S PERFECT YEAR: PERFECT BALANCE OF WEALTH, HEALTH AND HAPPINESS ACCORDING TO STUDY

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Why 1978 was the year the world never had it so good: We had the perfect balance of wealth, work and happiness