Fifty-six per cent of dog owners planned to buy their pet a gift at Christmas, compared to 48 per cent of cat owners. Associated Press, 8th December 2010
Saddam Hussein had a Koran made using his own blood as ink. Guardian, 19th December 2010
From 2000 to 2009, the Dave Matthews Band sold 11,230,696 concert tickets—more than any other act in the world. Billboard Boxscore, 14th May 2010
The average income in medieval England ($1,000 a year at the 1990 dollar rate) was higher than that of Afghanistan today ($869) and quadruple that of Zaire ($249). Centre on Competitive Advantage…
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