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The standard railroad gauge (distance between the rails) is 4 feet, 8.5 inches. That's an exceedingly odd number. Why was that gauge used? Well, because that's the way they built them in England, and English engineers designed the first US railroads. Why did the English build them like that? Because the first rail...
If you are playing away not only is it now morally out of order but from today it is also a criminal offence. Obviously it is not only adultery that has been criminalised but any sexual interaction between consenting adults who do not physically live together. Rosie Duffield did well...
We often associate Bill Clinton with presidential adultery. I’m starting to think he’s not even in the top 5. The answer is JFK—hands down. Kennedy was handsome and respected. He had a calm and confident manner and, of course, tremendous power. One could see how he wouldn’t have to work too hard...
I have never noticed this before in my 55 long years. Today my daughter shared this with me. It still took a while but then I don't do quick. Try it for yourself. If you cannot see it, the answer is below but you may (like me) have to revisit...
Have a look and have a think. There are clues below for those who are struggling? AndorraBelarusBoliviaBurundiCentral African RepublicChadCongo, Republic ofGuatemalaIvory CoastKyrgyzstanLiechtensteinLuxembourgMaliMarshall IslandsMonacoMongoliaParaguaySao Tome and PrincipeSwedenTajikistanUzbekistanVatican City No luck? Clues: 1. It began in 1066 and hit its heights during the Victorian era but the above either did not succumb or did not...
You are 23 times more likely to be prosecuted for benefit fraud than tax fraud in the UK. Tax crimes cost the economy at least nine times more. It’s a rigged two tier system. One rule for us and another for them. And its getting even more unjust: According to the...
MARTIN Lewis has revealed how getting organised when it comes to your car insurance could save you hundreds of pounds. Speaking on his weekly MoneySavingExpert ITV show, the finance guru urged drivers to take advantage of the so-called 21-day rule to save up to £500. Martin said: “The 21-day rule is...

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If the right brain is dominant you see pink and white. If the left brain is dominant you see green and grey. Test a friend or family member. It’s crazy! The left brain is analytical, numerical, logical, scientific, systematic thinking. The right brain is about creativity, music, art, subconscious mind, multi-tasking skill, synthetic...
Child sexual abuse - some facts: At least 3.1m adults suffered it (ONS) 2/3 happens in family 85% of offenders are White In relation to one model of abuse i.e. street grooming, Brit Pakistanis disproportionately involved Far Right only ever exploit victims and nearly collapse trials. According to Full Fact...