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10 Big Facts About The BBC's Big Money

Companies

For most people in the United Kingdom, the BBC is an institution, a way of life. For those outside of Blighty, the British Broadcasting Company speaks of a perfect British accent, a global eye on the ...

The 10 Most Divorced States In America

The Biggest

The fairy tale wedding is fixed in the psyche of many a young girl: it's the day that inspires panic and excitement in equal parts. But today, in America - where over half of marriages end in divorce ...

World's 10 Most Divorced Nations

World Money

From a young age men and women (but more especially women, really) are taught about the notion of the big day. We learn to aspire to the ideal of settling down with someone and saying I do. The indoct...

10 Ways You Know You're At A Hipster Wedding

LifeStyle

The summer is just around the corner and for those of us who belong to the late-20s to early-30s group, it means one thing: many of those friends you thought would stay young and free forever have bro...

21 Things You Secretly Love About Sex and the City

Buzz

Do you remember the noughties? When Sex and the City was  still running and no one had yet noticed how vapid, snobbish and universally rich-white-girl the world of Carrie and co. was in New York? Sinc...

The 10 Tech Trends That We're So Over

Technology

Yes we know, there are many of you who think that writing an article on how dumb new tech is only serves to illustrate what nerd your writer is.  But before any of the self-professed techies balk at t...

Will and Kate's 5 Biggest Overseas Tours

The Biggest

With the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge currently fulfilling their royal duties overseas, we thought we'd take a look back at their previous public outings abroad. Since their marriage in April 2011, W...

The 10 Happiest Places in Britain

Rich Countries

When we think of the British psyche, we tend to think of a stiff upper lip with regard to displays of affection and the recycled World War Two phrase, “Keep Calm and Carry On.” Britain is seen as the ...

The 10 Biggest Gay Populations In America

The Biggest

The campaign for gay marriage in the United States is continuing to gain momentum in 2014 with new legislation extending the rights of the gay community and high profile boycotts of homophobic busines...

America's 10 Most Popular Dogs

Most Popular

It may be a cliché to say that a dog is a man’s best friend and as any true dog lover will tell you, this platitude is also an understatement of our love for our canine friends. Dogs have been a part ...

10 Most Common British Phobias

Most Shocking

We all have our fears. Some big, some small, some based on past experiences, others on the fear of what may or may not happen. It is this last group, specifically phobias, that is often the most intri...

The 10 Most Enslaved Nations

The Poorest

Although many of us in the Western world tend to think of slavery as belonging to a past age, this is far from the case. A recent survey carried out by the Australian human rights group, the Walk Free...

10 of the Most Bizarre National Holidays

Most Shocking

Now that the Saint Patrick’s Day celebrations are over, and Easter seems but a distant promise, many may be feeling a little down, counting the days until the next bank holiday. The traditional public...

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