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Issue No. 2319

‘Comes across as meeting your boss at a picnic’

US commentator Bill Whalen on Mitt Romney


‘Spend less time drinking or smoking and more time working’

The richest woman in the world, Australian mining magnate Gina Rinehart, has a message for poor people


‘Bright red ear plugs’

What the queen wore to the Paralympics opening ceremony


‘A long, thoughtful and sympathetic letter’

Climate change denier Christopher Booker says Prince Philip wrote to him to agree with his book


‘Worn at the beginning of her career, when she got the “milk snatcher” tag’

Pat Frost of auction house Christie’s on a sale of Margaret Thatcher’s suits


‘I had the boy caned as an initiation ceremony’

The views of former Tory MP and headmaster Sir Rhodes Boyson, who thankfully died last week


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Tue 4 Sep 2012, 17:52 BST
Issue No. 2319
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