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Waitrose withdraws ‘essential’ range after finding poor people in stores

UK supermarket chain Waitrose has withdrawn its popular ‘essential’ range after discovering that the cut-price products had led to a number of poor people shopping there.

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Posted: Oct 21st, 2011
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Government to open walk-in queuing centres

To increase the nation’s productivity, the government is introducing 24-hour queuing centres which will allow people to do their queuing at a time that suits them.

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Posted: Oct 2nd, 2011
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Money ousted from position as ‘root of all evil’ by new Argos catalogue

An inter-faith committee last night declared that the new autumn/winter 2011 Argos catalogue is now regarded by religious groups to be the root of all the evils of the modern world.

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Posted: Aug 17th, 2011
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Man facing £4,000 credit card bill for ‘perfect mother’s day gift’

Paul Taylor’s prayers were answered when he saw an advert for ‘Beautiful’ by Calvin Klein, which described the new fragrance as ‘the perfect gift for mother’s day’. ‘I could now make amends for the previous year’s mishap with not just a good gift, but a perfect gift.’

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Posted: Apr 2nd, 2011
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Tesco add suspense to the weekly shop with ‘What’s wrong with the trolley?’ quiz

Customers can choose from a range of replies including ‘Nothing’, ‘Veers to the left’, ‘Contains soiled nappy’, ‘One wheel jammed’, and ‘Won’t take my pound coin’.

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Posted: Feb 11th, 2011
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