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Among Europeans, Scots watch more club football matches per capita than any other country except Albania. [Prospect, October 1997, page 74]

Harvard University’s endowment fund is valued at $8,811,785,000-a sum larger than the GDP of Ghana, Iceland, Kenya, Lithuania, Panama, Paraguay or Qatar.

[The Chronicle of Higher Education, 29th August 1997]

In the past six months, 23 per cent of all newspaper coverage has been devoted to sport, compared to 15 per cent on the economy and 10 per cent on politics. [Press Gazette, 18th July 1997]

Of the 63,000 people who live in Bermuda, 100 per cent reside…

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