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Old Spice at Xmas

Shooting this year’s Tesco Christmas ads was the first time the Spice Girls had worked together since their reunion.  The first ad, ‘Secret Santa’, shows the girls shopping for presents for each other whilst desperately trying not to be spotted … Continue reading

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Perfume review

Quick, get down to the shops!  The new perfumes are out in time for Christmas. Alex Curran has come up with a perfume which is described as “…an exotic blend of florals and musks.. that not only represents her life … Continue reading

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Judgement day – delayed

The launch of the UK’s Skynet 5B military communications satellite from French Guiana has been delayed. “We tried to understand what’s going on in the electronic equipment but unfortunately we did not succeed,” explained Jean-Yves Le Gall from Arianespace, the … Continue reading

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Versions

Many people wonder what the little suffixes attached to car names mean e.g. ‘BMW SE’ must mean something.  BMW is obviously Big Motor Wagon, everybody knows that, but what does that SE signify? Here is a short guide to help … Continue reading

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Jargon

Office workers are baffled by computer jargon and make serious business blunders because they see ‘IT speak’ as a foreign language, a survey has revealed. Among office workers 26% aren’t sure what a firewall does and therefore have been tempted … Continue reading

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Orange. The new Brown.

There are so many orange coloured people about now. I think it started out as a quick way of getting a suntan that went wrong, but now it’s become a new label of celebrity.  Like torn jeans.  Marilyn Monroe wouldn’t … Continue reading

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