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"From the moment I picked your book up until I laid it down I was convulsed with laughter. Some day I intend reading it."

—Julius Henry Marx (1890-1977) [Groucho] American comedian, actor, Horse Feathers, Duck Soup

 

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'Record number' of low-paid Britons  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:00:43 GMT
A record five million UK workers are now in low-paid jobs, a rise of 250,000 in the last year, research from a left-of-centre think tank suggests. 
Day in pictures: 23 October  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:36:21 GMT
24 hours of news images: 23 October 
In pictures: Feline focus  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:05:39 GMT
An online exhibition of cats 
In pictures: Ottawa shootings  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:03:13 GMT
Images from outside the Canadian parliament 
In pictures: India celebrates Diwali  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:27:42 GMT
Indians celebrate Diwali, the biggest Hindu festival 
Day in pictures: 21 October  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:38:53 GMT
24 hours of news images: 21 October 
What the floods did to Kashmir's grand heritage  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:56:22 GMT
What floods did to Kashmir's most treasured historic sites 
In pictures: Derry in 1969  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:36:19 GMT
Battle of the Bogside in 1969 by Gilles Caron 
Lynda Bellingham: Career in pictures  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:12:36 GMT
Actress Lynda Bellingham's career on screen 
What's the appeal of a caliphate?  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:05:58 GMT
Why the idea of a single Muslim state keeps coming back 
What's been lurking in the Baltic Sea?  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:05:02 GMT
What's been lurking beneath the waves in the Baltic Sea? 
Should love be symbolised by a lock?  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:46:29 GMT
Why the padlocks of Paris are a poor symbol of romance 
Jose Mujica: Rebel turned president  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:23:29 GMT
A look back at Jose Mujica's time as president 
French World War One bedroom of soldier who never returned  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:27:36 GMT
French soldier's bedroom untouched for 100 years 
10 things you may not know about laughter  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:15:19 GMT
Things you may not have known about being amused 
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Ebola outbreak cases pass 10,000  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 15:00:39 GMT
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