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The only major religion not to endorse abstinence from food on special occasions is Sikhism. (New Yorker, 3rd September 2007) The 7th July London bombings accounted for 7 per cent of all homicides in England and Wales in 2005/6. (Home Office) Transport for London employs 232 people on more than £100,000 a year. The home office employs 43; the treasury seven. (Boris Johnson) There are more tigers in the US than in any other country. ( QI: the Book of General Ignorance, by John Mitchinson and John Lloyd) The Finns spend more on ice cream than any other European nation,…

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