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10 things we didn't know last week

17:04 UK time, Friday, 8 January 2010

postsdeble.jpgSnippets from the week's news, sliced, diced and processed for your convenience.

1. The G-spot nearly came to be known as the Whipple Tickle
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2. The average British woman's foot is a size five and a man's is a size nine.
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3. You have a legal duty to clear snow and ice from your path if you know it would otherwise be a hazard to people legitimately walking up it.
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4. Cleopatra's eye make-up may have protected against disease.
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5. Breast implants can slow you down.
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6. Swiss law allows enormous speeding fines.
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7. The legal limit for flying is nine micrograms of alcohol per 100ml of breath.
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8. People are still buying audio cassettes - 8,443 were sold in 2009.
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9. Mobility scooters are exempt from the Road Traffic Act, leaving police powerless to act against examples of careless driving.
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10. You can spot signs of high cholesterol from looking at someone.
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Seen 10 things? Send us a picture to use next week. Thanks to Vic Barton-Walderstadt for his picture of 10 posts, Welwyn Garden City.

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