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Things are just a little bit harder for the left-handed. But where the world taketh away, the Internet provideth.
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When it comes to setting up a new operating system such as Windows 10, one of the first things many people do is to find out how to change the common right
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One possible reason that aura of suspicion may have changed, TIME suggested, was a lot less complicated than anything having to do with evil spirits. It was just a matter of simple economics.

Left Handers Day is observed on Aug. 13, but that quality wasn't always so celebrated
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Previously it was thought that “true”-handedness, meaning predictably using one hand over the other, was a feature unique to primates. The new research, published in the journal Current Biology, not only negates that but also goes one step further: kangaroos are even more true-handed than we are.

President Obama, Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey and kangaroos have at least one thing in common: they’re all left-handed.
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"Mr Cole points out that the theory that feeding habits caused “handedness” in animals and men breaks down with cats, which do not use their paws to convey food to their mouths. Nor does it explain why some subjects prefer one limb, some another, while others are ambidextrous."

Originally published in the Manchester Guardian on 11 June 1955: Oxford scientist finds evidence that left-handers are born, not made
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One particular that is much antagonised by society is the left-handedness of a person. Right from the time he or she begins to use it for “important right-handed activities”—especially writing, accepting the holy prasadam or giving and accepting anything—one is derided and cajoled to switch over to…
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this is the first source i see of the percentage of left handed people.
http://www.statisticbrain.com/left-handed-statistics/

A professional graphologist describes one clue to help decipher who is left-handed.
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Stop the Myths about #Left_Handed

Read on for some of the most surprising facts, and biggest myths, about southpaws.
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My name is Sylvia and I am writing this as someone who is disabled and is also left-handed, and I am asking for the consideration of the development of a left-handed camera. I suffered from a brachial plexus injury at birth that caused complete paralysis of my right arm, which also caused my arm to…
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Nick McCarthy has become the first one-handed pianist known to graduate from the Royal College of Music.

He tells BBC Breakfast about his incredible musical journey.

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"My name's Kayhan, but I go by 'Lefty.'"

Men born in November, December or January are more likely of being left-handed than during the rest of the year. While the genetic bases of handedness are still under debate, scientists obtained indirect evidence of a hormonal mechanism promoting left-handedness among men.
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“The left-handed are precious; they take places which are inconvenient for the rest.”

The left-handed are precious; they take places which are inconvenient for the rest.
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Today marks the 22nd annual International Left-Handers Day. To celebrate, let's look at why only around one in ten people is left-handed. Why, pray tell, are lefties are so rare – or, said another way, why are most of us righties? It seems like a simple question, but it's actually one of the biggest…
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Lana Linnett:

I've just been given a right handed kettle (leftys will understand) and i still havent decided if i should use my left or right hand to pick it up. The hand i use changes daily and my bf thinks its funny.