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Contrary to popular belief, Lorem Ipsum is not simply random text. It has roots in a piece of classical Latin literature from 45 BC, making it over 2000 years old. Richard McClintock, a Latin professor at Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia, looked up one of the more obscure Latin words, consectetur, from a Lorem Ipsum passage,… Read more »

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Comment: A wasted opportunity

Today’s events may seem unprecedented, but in fact they will cement the political status quo. By Ian Dunt When history records what happened today, it will note that what seemed unprecedented at the time was actually the most uneventful outcome which could have emerged from the rubble of the 2010 general election. For a short… Read more »

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Nick Clegg and David Cameron at the weekend
Analysis: Lib-Con pact reshapes British politics

The burning question of the last 100 hours has finally been answered. Now we know what the questions will be for the next 100 days. By Alex Stevenson The Conservatives’ confidence-and-supply deal with the Liberal Democrats has one over-riding consequence: David Cameron inside No 10. So many Conservatives have waited so long for this moment…. Read more »