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David Bowie on Ziggy Stardust, white funk and other theatrical matters – a classic interview

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David Bowie | Source: The Guardian

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Russell Brand: My nooky wook with 80 babes a month

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Nixon interview cost me £37m

OF all the scandals to hit the US presidency none has reverberated so long or so deeply as the Watergate cover-up orchestrated by RICHARD NIXON. It led to his eventual…

David Frost | Source: The Sun | Author: Grant Rollings

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Moment of history as Obama sworn in

Barack Obama has taken the oath of office and been sworn in as America's 44th president - and the country's first African-American leader. More than one million…

Barack Obama | Source: BBC

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John Humphrys tried to nail the Chancellor over re-newed bank funding

The government has announced further measures to support the banking system. Chancellor Alistair Darling says banks have been slow to reveal how much of their assets…

Alistair Darling | Source: BBC Radio 4, Today | Author: John Humphrys

OLIVE'S DIARY 1914

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