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Woman thrown off plane for shouting at crying baby
17th February - "Easier"
Should people be happy to set next to a little baby, even if he or she is crying?
American woman wakes up with British accent
15th February - "Harder"
Which is the best accent in the world?
Early humans were bad at drawing
13th February - "Easier"
How important is being able to draw?
Parents anger at $730 Armani school uniforms
11th February - "Harder"
Should school uniforms be as cheap as possible?
Monaco running out of space for millionaires
9th February - "Easier"
Should land be reclaimed from the sea for millionaires' home?
Earth's magnetic poles are about to flip
7th February - "Harder"
Do you ever worry about the end of the world?
Chinese women spend $30 million on virtual boyfriends
5th February - "Easier"
Would you like a virtual boyfriend / girlfriend?
All New York prisoners to get free tablet computer
3rd February - "Harder"
Should prisoners get free tablet computers when people are homeless?
Japan makes banana with peel you can eat
1st February - "Easier"
Would you like to eat banana skin / banana peel?
Polish climbers in heroic Himalaya rescue
30th January - "Harder"
Would you like to go climbing in the Himalayas?
'Nutella riots' in France after 70% price cut
28th January - "Easier"
How far would you go to buy your favourite food?
Centipedes eat animals 15 times their size
26th January - "Harder"
What do you think of centipedes and other creepy crawlies?
Japanese tourists call police over rip-off restaurant bill
24th January - "Easier"
Have you ever been ripped off?
Adolescence now lasts from 10 to 24
22nd January - "Harder"
When do we become adults?
Two Koreas to share flag for Winter Olympics
20th January - "Easier"
Will the Winter Olympics help bring peace between the Koreas?
Spain to replace USA as second most popular tourism location
18th January - "Harder"
What is the world's best tourist destination?
Writing a to-do list may help you sleep faster
16th January - "Harder"
How useful are to-do lists?
Trump calls immigrant nations 'sh*thole' countries
14th January - "Harder"
Should world leaders always speak nicely?
Bangkok street-food chef says no to international cooking honour
12th January - "Easier"
Is street food better than restaurant food?
Nearly 600 volunteer to be absent father
10th January - "Harder"
How can we reduce the problem of absent fathers?
Japan's $3,000 wagyu beef bento lunch box
8th January - "Easier"
What do you think a $3,000 lunch box would taste like?
Online deliveries clogging up city streets
6th January - "Harder"
How can cities cope with millions more online deliveries?

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