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No Pain, No Gain Myth

Facebook is a useful tool for communicating with friends and family and I quite like it. But Facebook, at least my Facebook, is full of what Brian Cox might call ‘woo-woo’. Woo-woo, as far as I can tell from Brian’s usage of the word, means bollocks. It seems some people have a susceptibility towards half-baked platitudes and I see them all the time posted by educated and bright people. Here is an example of some of the woo-woo from my Facebook feed: Continue reading No Pain, No Gain Myth