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One in three British men claim to do the majority of ironing in their household; 18 per cent say they have ironed in the nude. Russell Hobbs ironing survey

Al Qaeda spent around $0.5m on 9/11. The cost to the US was around $3.3 trillion, or about $7m for every dollar Al Qaeda paid out. New York Times, 8th September 2011

Of the ten biggest riots in Canadian history, six began at hockey games. Grantland, 27th September 2011

The majority of property in the City of London is now owned by foreign institutions (52 per cent). FT, 21st November…

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