Tag: overt attention

How to catch a sentence you miss in the headlines

Attention span: The longer you wait, the longer you will wait.For those of us with short attention spans, the idea of an extra half hour is tempting.But when you’re looking for an effective way to capture attention in a sentence, it’s helpful to know the difference between the two...

Wale attention-deficit disorder meme gets attention, Twitter users respond

Twitter users have responded to a meme claiming to show the effects of an attention deficit disorder.The image of a woman with a purple wig, a necklace, and glasses was posted by a user called WaleattentionDeficit.com.The meme was first spotted on Facebook by the Twitter user @waleattentacd.The user later...

Canada’s top lawyer says women should be able to ask for more privacy

The Canadian Bar Association has called for women to be able the request more privacy and to have more control over what information is shared with them.It’s part of a report that says there needs to be a “balanced balance” between protecting privacy and ensuring privacy is protected.The report...