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The Temp

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IT MAY be feasible to mention Scrabble. I play because I have to sit down and think about it. I'm not particularly good or anything, and I haven't got a great use of the English language, but I do my best with certain things.

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Today's Number: 10,890

THE number of miles that the American motor racing driver Al Unser, who retired yesterday, has driven in the lead of the Indy 500 race during his 30-year career, putting him behind only A J Foyt. Both won the race four times.

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