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Issue 1456

13 - Years of Labour government Tories blamed for build-up of huge budget deficit which they pledged to eliminate within five years

15 - Years they have now given themselves to eliminate it, although that is likely to be extended again
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‘Why is Everyone at the Daily Mail a Rightie?’ Ask Leading Academics… New-Look Saudi Arabia Promises Only Moderate Stoning of Non-Believers… Should MPs Really Get the Vote? Asks Prisoner… Defence Minister ‘Deeply Concerned’ About UK Human Rights to Sell Typhoons to the Saudis… Get Out Your Three-Piece Suit – it’s Moggvember!... That New People’s Republic of China Constitution in Full… Tina Brown’s New York Diary, as told to Craig Brown

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- House of Cads: Why it’s so hard to complain about an MP
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- Book of Dust: Literary Review dusts down Philip Pullman’s latest

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Private Eye Issue 1455