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Parmesan cheese accounts for 10 per cent of thefts from Italian shops—more than any other good. [Sunday Telegraph, 5th November 2006] Tony Blair is the 188th best paid public sector worker. [The Observer, 5th November 2006] Iran’s population is only 51 per cent Persian. [Los Angeles Times, 25th October 2006] There are 60 casinos in Moscow—more than any other city in the world bar Las Vegas and Miami. [World Casino Directory] In Britain, more children are born to one white and one black parent than to two black parents. [The Economist, 28th October 2006] The highest possible legal score on…

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