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The new Wembley stadium has 2,600 toilets—more than any building in the world. [Evening Standard, 1st May 2007] Over half the organs used in transplant surgery in China come from judicial executions. [Human Rights Watch World Report 2007] There are three surviving British first world war veterans. [BBC News Online, 18th April 2007] Over 10 per cent of the Australian government’s revenue comes from gambling. [The Guardian “Comment is Free,” 27th March 2007] A female ferret will die if it goes into heat and cannot find a mate. [FerretsMagazine.com] Over the past decade, the Arab population in Jerusalem has grown…

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