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A Guide to the Olympics: No. 1. Just how useless is the shot put?

smooth all round making it completely pointless“In its earliest form, the shot was used by Neanderthals who hurled hand sized boulders at Neolithic man, a sight re-enacted on the streets of London by their close descendants only last summer.”

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Posted: Jun 27th, 2012
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Ex-Prime Minister Gordon Brown sells at Dundee car boot sale for £1.50

Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown was sold at a Dundee car boot sale on Sunday for a knock-down price of £1.50.

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Posted: Apr 8th, 2012
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Helen Mirren on standby for Diamond Jubilee celebrations should Queen die

the One showHelen Mirren ‘ready’ to reprise her award-winning role in ‘The Queen’.

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Posted: Mar 8th, 2012
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War Horse star plans talking role after winning best supporting Oscar

Legendary Hollywood stallion, Dobbin Jr, the star of epic ‘War Horse’ was celebrating last night after winning an Oscar at last night’s glittering Academy Award ceremony in tinsel town.

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Posted: Feb 27th, 2012
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Employee suspended for saying ‘Happy New Year’ after firm’s 12-day deadline

Jon Knowles thought nothing of greeting his first caller of the day with the same cheery sentiments only to hear a shocked gasp from his colleagues.

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Posted: Jan 17th, 2012
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