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63 MICHAEL MOSLEY
Enjoy a dippy egg in the morning? You can dunk those soldiers without worrying about cholesterol.
64 ALEKS KROTOSKI
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40 SALT OF THE EARTH Yes, salt is great on chips, but i t has a life far beyond our dinner tables.