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    The UK's last cigarette will be smoked in 2050, apparently

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    You could win a free holiday to Finland with 'Rent a Finn'

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    A man has been fined for swallowing a fish at a carnival

    In the year of our Lord 2019

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    Lorraine Kelly apparently isn't real, and now we're scared

    The daytime star has been categorised as a theatrical performer, for tax reasons

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    Could this personal assistant job be the jammiest gig ever?

    Short answer: Yes, but you have to be qualified in posing

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    A cat festival is coming to London

    The purrfect place to take a date

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    Love Island has announced better aftercare for contestants

    It comes after the second suicide of an ex-contestant

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    Get the sunscreen out: it's going to be twenty degrees next week, apparently

    Will the weather just make up its mind already

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    You can get a free coffee this week in exchange for a poem

    I wandered lonely as...someone who really wants a flat white?

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    Experts have found an exercise regime you might actually stick to

    It's worth a try...

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    From 2020, organ donation will be opt-out

    And the change could save hundreds of lives

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    Here's how to relieve ear pain when flying – according to an expert

    And it actually works

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    London is Europe's most Instagrammable city

    A couple of top holiday destinations are on the list

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    The case for going to stuff on your own

    You could have brought people if you'd wanted to, alright?

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    Here's everything that was lost in an Uber last year

    Welcome to your Uber, here's a two star rating and a tooth, for some reason

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    A real life Home Alone happened when a woman forgot her baby at an airport

    Not great really, is it

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    Jeff Bezos ghosted this Hollywood star

    It happens to the best of us

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    These artists want to pay you £21k a year to do what you want

    Always wanted to be paid to do whatever you want? Here's your chance

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    What are you supposed to do on LinkedIn?

    Your invite to the most confusing party on the internet

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    RyanAir passenger pays £100 for hilarious autocorrect mistake

    Yet another unnecessary airport expense

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    These two cousins are working extremely hard to get married: judging people is bad but it's weird

    It's not kink-shaming to find incest grim

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    Hipster protests his individuality, self-owns by mistaking someone else for him

    All together now: "We are all different!"

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    A weatherman on Good Morning Britain interrupted a live knife crime debate

    And for good reason

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    Porn age checks could start on April 1st

    It's about to get a whole lot more difficult

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    You need to watch Akala take down myths about knife crime

    Essential viewing

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    The best and worst things to give up for Lent, and what they say about you

    'Yeah this year I'm giving up all the great sex I've been having. Voluntarily.'

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    Will cash soon be a thing of the past?

    For once it's not to do with Brexit

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    You can now go on a Ru Paul's Drag Race themed cruise

    Sashay away, in your trunks

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    You can die of a broken heart – and it's all down to your brain

    That pesky brain up to its old tricks again

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    Things that annoy you if you're in your thirties and living in a house share

    It might seem niche, but we're all in one now, aren't we?

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    People are sharing the kindest thing a stranger has ever done for them

    Hope for humanity

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    Throwing shoes on the ground is the latest viral trend

    Works every time

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    People are sharing heartwarming stories about their pets and no YOU'RE crying

    We have something in our eye

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    Could spider venom cure erectile dysfunction?

    Brought to you by those hardworking scientists again

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    People are sharing their favourite pop facts – and they're amazing

    What links Benny Hill and Holly Valance?

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    Why 31 is objectively the most boring age to be

    I should know, I'm about to turn 31

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    Apply to become a Cadbury chocolate taster

    This would be pretty... sweet

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    This pop-up pub-based job fair has the best name it could possibly have

    Pint of lager and £60k plus bonus please

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    Everything you need to know about the CityMapper pass

    There are two tiers for commuters

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    An Uber driver has made a Conversation Menu for his customers

    Been busy? What time y'on till?

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    ‘Making a Murderer’s Steven Avery wins right to appeal

    His sentence could be overturned

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    A new Dark Materials book is out in October

    Lyra returns

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    The BBC and ITV are launching their own streaming service

    Move over, Netflix

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    Trip Advisor has named this British beach as one of the best in the world

    Not as good as Brazil, granted, but we’ll take it

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    Berlin is trying to ban big landlords and nationalise private renting

    How much are flights to Berlin?

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    Being yourself at work could make you happier and more productive

    And it could help fight stigma, too

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    This company is offering a job role as a spliff roller

    Could this be your dream job?

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    Tony Hawk teaching his daughter to skate is adorable

    Conquering fears one ollie at a time

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    This is the best position to sleep in to wake up feeling good

    The eazzzy way to get a good night’s sleep

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    Geri Halliwell thinks Winston Churchill is the “original Spice Girl”

    Girl...power?

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