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Beans, beans, the musical fruit…

Brits are such fans of baked beans that each year (they) eat three times more than the rest of the world combined.

In 2009 more than 800 million tins of beans were eaten in the UK – with the second most prolific bean eaters Australia only munching their way through 60m tins.

via Odd News | newslite.tv.

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June 6, 2010 Posted by | Strange | | Comments Off on Beans, beans, the musical fruit…

Thou shalt not speed

Police in Switzerland have started hiring an actor to dress as an angel and stand at the side of busy roads.

Complete with a white suit and feathered wings, the angel is being employed for 20 hours per week to wave at speeding motorists in a bid to slow them down.

via Odd News | newslite.tv.

June 6, 2010 Posted by | cops, Strange | | Comments Off on Thou shalt not speed