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What the UK in April 2014

A confused woman
In our Compendium of Confusion research, we discovered what most befuddled Brits in April 2014. Find out what boggled the nation here.  Read More…

Why has Daybreak become Good Morning Britain?

Good morning Britain teaser
For the Compendium of Confusion, we tackle the burning issue: Why has Daybreak become Good Morning Britain?  Read More…

Are you We clear up confusing situations

The scientist

We address what makes Brits with a series of funny videos

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Why wouldn’t you take out travel insurance?

A world traveller's suitcase

More and more holidaymakers are failing to take out travel insurance. But why wouldn’t someone take out cover?

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Would you drive a branded car?

A branded car

Would you drive a car plastered in adverts for a reduction in your car insurance? We polled 2,000 people, and this is what they said.

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Bad date Hades:'s disaster dates

A couple on a bad first date

Would you like to hear about the worst dates the team have been on? Read on, if you dare. And be prepared to cringe.

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Everything you wanted to know about driving (but were too afraid to ask)

Red Mini abroad

A selection of fascinating facts about driving, such as why we drive on the left, the fastest anyone’s been caught speeding in the UK, and how many people can fit in a Mini.

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I’m Will the world end in 2012?

A Mayan carving with the supposed end of world date

Will the world end on 21 December 2012? has the answer!

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Why are house numbers even on one side, odd on the other?

Colourful house numbers

Ever wondered why house numbers odd on one side of the road, and even on the other? Find out why here.

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Boxing clever: What do you keep in your glove compartment?

A photo of a glove box by Zawezome

Why is a glove box so called if no-one really keeps gloves in them? What should we be keeping in them? And what unusual items are we keeping in them? finds out.

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Owe Carter

Owe Carter

Owe Carter has been a consumer interest writer for since 2007. His career as a scribe began in local press, which saw him hunting ghosts, taking challenges from readers, living as B.A. Baracus for a week, and seeking out Pembrokeshire’s happiest dog.

Twitter: @ConfusedOwe
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