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Conversation Tip: Soft News

Politics, war, natural disasters...  looking in a newspaper, it can be hard to find a topic that's suitable for a first date. But look past the more controversial subjects and there's a bounty of possibilities.

One section that always seems to have something fun to chat about is the Technology section.  Earlier this week, the NYTimes had a fascinating post, Digital Devices Deprive Brain of Needed Downtime, which cited research showing that our brains need downtime.  And that all of our multi-tasking and constant stimulation can actually make it harder for us to learn.

An article like this could lead to a long and interesting conversation, whether or not your date has read it.