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Sitdown Sunday: 'Own your grey hair and be powerful'
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Sitdown Sunday: 'Own your grey hair and be powerful'

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 4 April, 2021

Sitdown Sunday: Can less praise help you be a better parent?
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Sitdown Sunday: Can less praise help you be a better parent?

Apr 4th 2021, 9:00 AM 16,815 Views 1 Comment

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 28 March, 2021

Sitdown Sunday: He asked me, 'Do you think I'm a monster?'
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: He asked me, 'Do you think I'm a monster?'

Mar 28th 2021, 9:00 AM 25,390 Views 0 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 21 March, 2021

Sitdown Sunday: Why did some countries get dealing with Covid-19 right, and some get it wrong?
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: Why did some countries get dealing with Covid-19 right, and some get it wrong?

Mar 21st 2021, 9:00 AM 23,089 Views 17 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 14 March, 2021

Sitdown Sunday: Listening to vinyl got me through lockdown
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: Listening to vinyl got me through lockdown

Mar 14th 2021, 9:00 AM 13,809 Views 16 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 7 March, 2021

Sitdown Sunday: 'His position seemed to be that I must have children, that it was incomprehensible that I did not'
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: 'His position seemed to be that I must have children, that it was incomprehensible that I did not'

Mar 7th 2021, 9:00 AM 26,355 Views 1 Comment

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 28 February, 2021

Sitdown Sunday: My week in frozen Texas hell
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: My week in frozen Texas hell

Feb 28th 2021, 9:00 AM 19,756 Views 7 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 21 February, 2021

Sitdown Sunday:  She said, 'The students tell me that I’m seeing things that aren’t there'
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: She said, 'The students tell me that I’m seeing things that aren’t there'

Feb 21st 2021, 9:00 AM 30,057 Views 1 Comment

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 14 February, 2021

Sitdown Sunday: The world's most dangerous cosmetic surgery
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: The world's most dangerous cosmetic surgery

Feb 14th 2021, 9:00 AM 31,294 Views 2 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 31 January, 2021

Sitdown Sunday: The story of Kobe Bryant's tragic flight
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: The story of Kobe Bryant's tragic flight

Jan 31st 2021, 9:00 AM 30,010 Views 0 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 24 January, 2021

Sitdown Sunday: QAnon's 'digital soldier' on becoming a conspiracy theory meme queen
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Sitdown Sunday: QAnon's 'digital soldier' on becoming a conspiracy theory meme queen

Jan 24th 2021, 9:00 AM 24,310 Views 6 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 17 January, 2021

Sitdown Sunday: How six brothers and their lion terrorised a Libyan town
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: How six brothers and their lion terrorised a Libyan town

Jan 17th 2021, 9:00 AM 35,577 Views 1 Comment

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 10 January, 2021

Sitdown Sunday: The secret story of the man who found the Pentagon Papers
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Sitdown Sunday: The secret story of the man who found the Pentagon Papers

Jan 10th 2021, 9:00 AM 21,060 Views 1 Comment

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: The Irish animation studio making waves around the world
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: The Irish animation studio making waves around the world

Dec 20th 2020, 9:00 AM 15,113 Views 2 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 13 December, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: The Wild Mountain Thyme director on 'not making this movie for the Irish'
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Sitdown Sunday: The Wild Mountain Thyme director on 'not making this movie for the Irish'

Dec 13th 2020, 9:00 AM 22,064 Views 17 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 6 December, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: British football's forgotten tragedy
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: British football's forgotten tragedy

Dec 6th 2020, 9:00 AM 23,522 Views 0 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 29 November, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: Meet Adriene, the queen of pandemic yoga
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: Meet Adriene, the queen of pandemic yoga

Nov 29th 2020, 9:00 AM 24,373 Views 1 Comment

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 22 November, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: How the Queen's Gambit mirrors its creator's life
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Sitdown Sunday: How the Queen's Gambit mirrors its creator's life

Nov 22nd 2020, 9:00 AM 35,022 Views 9 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: The house that began to bleed
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Sitdown Sunday: The house that began to bleed

Nov 15th 2020, 9:00 AM 34,400 Views 4 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 8 November, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: Online sleuths can't crack the case of an unidentified hiker
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Sitdown Sunday: Online sleuths can't crack the case of an unidentified hiker

Nov 8th 2020, 11:30 AM 26,214 Views 0 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 1 November, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: What cats can teach us about living - according to a philosopher
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: What cats can teach us about living - according to a philosopher

Nov 1st 2020, 9:00 AM 29,113 Views 4 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 25 October, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: The disappearance of Jennifer Farber
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: The disappearance of Jennifer Farber

Oct 25th 2020, 9:00 AM 31,816 Views 0 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 18 October, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: The rise and fall of Vanilla Ice
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Sitdown Sunday: The rise and fall of Vanilla Ice

Oct 18th 2020, 9:00 AM 38,665 Views 10 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: How work became utterly inescapable
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Sitdown Sunday: How work became utterly inescapable

Oct 11th 2020, 9:00 AM 29,603 Views 1 Comment

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 4 October, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: Inside the airline industry's meltdown
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Sitdown Sunday: Inside the airline industry's meltdown

Oct 4th 2020, 9:00 AM 22,497 Views 1 Comment

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 27 September, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: The election 'that could break America'
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: The election 'that could break America'

Sep 27th 2020, 9:00 AM 31,746 Views 39 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: Could Friluftsliv save our Covid-19 winter?
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Sitdown Sunday: Could Friluftsliv save our Covid-19 winter?

Sep 20th 2020, 9:00 AM 35,092 Views 2 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 13 September, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: The therapeutic power of gardening
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Sitdown Sunday: The therapeutic power of gardening

Sep 13th 2020, 9:00 AM 17,160 Views 2 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: The book that led to 'Satanic panic'
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Sitdown Sunday: The book that led to 'Satanic panic'

Sep 6th 2020, 9:00 AM 26,094 Views 2 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 23 August, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: Inside Trump's battles with US intelligence agencies
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Sitdown Sunday: Inside Trump's battles with US intelligence agencies

Aug 23rd 2020, 9:00 AM 29,018 Views 9 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: The deadly trade in diet pills
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Sitdown Sunday: The deadly trade in diet pills

Aug 16th 2020, 9:00 AM 25,951 Views 2 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: The mysterious life of the birds who never come down
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: The mysterious life of the birds who never come down

Aug 2nd 2020, 9:00 AM 37,951 Views 8 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Friday 24 July, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: Why America continues to be so divided on masks
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: Why America continues to be so divided on masks

Jul 24th 2020, 9:00 AM 4,760 Views 2 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 19 July, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: Letters from dad while he waited to be sent to Auschwitz
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Sitdown Sunday: Letters from dad while he waited to be sent to Auschwitz

Jul 19th 2020, 9:00 AM 23,399 Views 11 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: 'Michaela? I just want you to know I’m really proud of you'
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# 7 Deadly Reads

Sitdown Sunday: 'Michaela? I just want you to know I’m really proud of you'

Jul 12th 2020, 9:00 AM 42,204 Views 1 Comment

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 5 July, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: 'He’s in the water. Where is he? Where, where, where?'
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: 'He’s in the water. Where is he? Where, where, where?'

Jul 5th 2020, 9:00 AM 26,274 Views 0 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 28 June, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: 'I saw a police car hit a teen - so why was it so hard to prove?'
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Sitdown Sunday: 'I saw a police car hit a teen - so why was it so hard to prove?'

Jun 28th 2020, 9:00 AM 39,202 Views 23 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: How Big Brother changed my life
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Sitdown Sunday: How Big Brother changed my life

Jun 21st 2020, 9:00 AM 33,402 Views 0 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: When the neighbours realise a TikTok house is next door
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# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: When the neighbours realise a TikTok house is next door

Jun 14th 2020, 9:00 AM 28,302 Views 3 Comments

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# 7-great-reads - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: How police censorship shaped Hollywood
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Sitdown Sunday: How police censorship shaped Hollywood

Jun 7th 2020, 9:00 AM 19,241 Views 8 Comments

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