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Castro and cooking

By Prospect   April 2013

The act of stretching and yawning simultaneously is called “pandiculation.” Oxford English Dictionary

If corporations founded by Stanford alumni were to form an independent nation, it would be the 10th largest economy in the world, with an annual revenue of $2.7 trillion, as professors at that university recently calculated. London Review of Books, 7th February 2013

Daylight Saving Time was suggested as a joke by Benjamin Franklin, who proposed waking people earlier on bright summer mornings so they might work more during the day and thus save candles. Discover, 12th March 2009

Cooking lessons at UK schools will become…

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