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The world we currently live in loves the old world we used to live in. Kind of. Everyone gets lovesick with nostalgia and pines for the good ol' days but no one will ever really go back in time because it means like our iPhones will be older and Facebook won't load as fast. So in that yearning for yesterday, we decide to purposely make totally brand new furniture look older and more weathered and distressed and so stylistically vintage — to remind of us of the character of the past we now lack (and have to fake).

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If you live near a hospital, you've probably seen the sight: a young physician in loose blue scrubs, standing in line at the grocery store. You can't help but wonder if the young physician is lost. After all, it appears that he or she belongs in an emergency room — not the dairy section.

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With some directors, you can immediately tell you're watching a movie they directed just by looking at a still frame without any context. There's a visual style they stamp on their films, a certain special effect they like, a narrative preference they utilise, basically, a trademark they have. WatchMojo came up with a list of the 10 most famous movie director trademarks in the video below.

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The share icon is broken. There are all manner of graphic elements designed to convey the action of sharing — but because we can't settle on a single design, most of us are left confused about what button to press in order to spread our love.

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Mum, you look ridiculous. Son, what the hell are you wearing? These type of conversations go on in every household everywhere. In a generational tug of war between style and comfort it seems like parents and children are on opposite sides. But what if they changed places? What if parents wore the outfits of their children and children wore the clothes their parents wore?

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You grab life with both hands; you live to the fullest. You outplay your opponents by thinking several moves ahead. Introducing The Game — a new fragrance by Davidoff for Men. Because life is more than a game of poker. It’s a game of confidence. And winner takes all.

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These days, any mobile you pick up can do the basics with aplomb — whether you're an Android afficionado, Apple fanboy or Windows Phone 7 fanatic. And for many, style is just as much an important consideration as the platform itself. So which phones do you think win on style points alone? Here are five of our favourites to start the conversation.

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Want in on the smartphone revolution but you're too tres chic to get something that actually looks like hardware? Peep this Android handset from Prada and LG. If you're a fashionista, you'd probably let Meryl Streep humiliate you for one.