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7 Reasons You Should Be Able To Quote Eleanor Roosevelt

7 Reasons You Should Be Able To Quote Eleanor Roosevelt

1.  “There are practical little things in housekeeping which no man really understands.” For use when your wife returns home from a bit of shopping, to see that you have tried to do the dusting as she asked, but you have just dusted around all the objects on the mantel piece. She doesn’t think this is a good enough effort. 2.  “If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavour.” For use when your friends...

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7 Reasons Andrew Strauss Should Win Sports Personality of the Year

7 Reasons Andrew Strauss Should Win Sports Personality of the Year

  1.  Mess.  At the start of the summer the England cricket team was in a mess. They were a team still reeling on the back of coach-captain issues and defeat to the West Indies. Not a productive environment to be in. But somehow Strauss led them out of the darkness and into the light. From zeros to heroes. From ashes to, erm, Ashes. 2.  Form.  The general rule with captains, and certainly English captains, is that when you take over,...

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