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Life On Mars

by | 5th, May 2004

‘IF a Mars a day helps you work rest and play, then an unnamed woman is set up for the next 30 years after buying up every bar in a London store.


The chocoholic, described as smartly dressed and thought to be Middle Eastern, sent a driver to pick up the 10,656 bars from Woolworths on Edgware Road.

According to the Mirror, she then paid the £2,131 bill with used £50 notes.

Eaten at the rate of one a day, the Mars bars would keep the woman going until July 2033, during which time she could watch more than 65,000 acts of violence on TV.

The Star says TV clean-up campaigners counted 2,300 acts of violence in 205 films they analysed last year up 20% on 2002.

In the films, all shown

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