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From 1900 to 2009, Australia had the best performing stock market in the world, with 7.5 per cent returns a year after inflation. Credit Suisse

In Britain, more than half the people in the Pakistani community marry a first cousin.   Just 1.5 per cent of the population is of Pakistani descent, but a third of children who suffer from rare recessive disorders are. Dispatches, Channel 4, 23rd August 2010

Joe Biden is the first Catholic to be vice-president of the US. Wikipedia

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