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Issue No. 2316

‘Logistically and practically impossible’

Royal Mail on why it won’t issue stamps for all gold medal winners in the Paralympics—as it is for Olympic ones


‘I think Hitler had the right idea’

Mike Eckersley, the disgraced Tory mayor for Prestatyn, speaking about Travellers at an equalities meeting


‘Moralising slut’

Russian deputy prime minister Dmitry Rogozin attacks Madonna after she backed Pussy Riot


‘I’ve got nothing against Indian dancing classes but that’s not really sport’

David Cameron says he cut compulsory sport in schools because children were learning Indian dancing


‘Natural’

A judge on the behaviour of a businessman who stabbed an intruder to death


‘Why have I been asked to contribute nothing?’

Self confessed ‘wealthy’ author Mark Haddon complains about low taxes


‘Naturally sinister’

The London Evening Standard on Tory Olympic chief Daniel Moylan


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Who Says?
Tue 14 Aug 2012, 17:44 BST
Issue No. 2316
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