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15:08 UK time, Friday, 9 July 2010

Am I the only one to appreciate the irony here that a Congresswoman who "heads the intelligence sub committee for the House's Homeland Security Committee" has "an open home network that could have leaked out vital information", which is neither intelligent nor secure?
Gareth, Edinburgh

Stabilisers and an outboard motor are not normal accoutrements on my 'standard' bath.
David Wright, Swindon, UK

"When demolition teams arrived, he fired home made rockets towards them...local officials were very unhappy ". I think I'd be a wee bit peeved as well!
Phil, Leeds

Damn Ronaldo's parents for the reasons for their choice of name. If it hadn't been for their randomness I would have got 7/7 on the 7 days quiz (for the first time EVER).
Ellie, Herts

Kate (Thursday's letter), teatime depends on where you are. Up here in the north it is 5:00 - 6:30 pm, when the main meal of the day is taken. In the south it is 4:00 pm, but you only get tea and cucumber sandwiches.
Alan, Salford, UK

Kate (Thursday's letter), I'd say it was around 5pm
Sarah, Camberley

Kate (Thursday's letter), breakfast can be taken anytime before 10am. Brunch is between 10 am and noon - elevenses (10:30-11:30) being a mere snack and not a meal-time. Lunch occurs between 12noon and 2pm. High tea happens between 2pm and 4pm and is generally nibbles of sandwiches (cucumber, no crusts) and a nice refreshing brew; although this can be substituted for a cream tea with cakes (or a Tunnocks teacake on a Friday). 'Tea' itself is early dinner - between 4pm and 6pm, whereas 'Dinner' itself is between 6pm and 8pm. Supper can be taken anytime after 8pm (although those who should be seen and not heard would be allowed supper earlier, which would comprise simply a rich tea biscuit and a glass of milk, warmed during winter months). Hope that helps.
Basil Long, Nottingham

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