Month: October 2004

Australian platypus research has implications for understanding the evolution of human sex determination Good lord. Evidence for a higher will is finally found. Bow down beneath the randomly evolutionary platypus.

Squatter sells flat for over £700K George Weiss, a friend of late comic Peter Cook, says he will use the money to launch a rival to Hello magazine called Goodbye. It will feature dead celebrities and the houses they lived in. He has also launched a political party – the Wonderfully Egalitarian Association of Creative

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Guardian Special reports | Why is war-torn Iraq giving $190,000 to Toys R Us?: “Here is a small sample of who has been getting ‘reparation’ awards from Iraq: Halliburton ($18m), Bechtel ($7m), Mobil ($2.3m), Shell ($1.6m), Nestl? ($2.6m), Pepsi ($3.8m), Philip Morris ($1.3m), Sheraton ($11m), Kentucky Fried Chicken ($321,000) and Toys R Us ($189,449).” Watch

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