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N.2. Why is it sometimes referred to
as a 'newsfroup'?
N.3. Phrases worse than 'Belgium'
N.4. How not to panic in forty-two different languages
N.5. Who are all you weird people?!
N.6. What is the message tagging (eg. "[B]") about?
X.7. How much does Milliways really
X.8. What's the theme music from The Hitch Hiker's Guide To The Galaxy called and where can I get it?
X.9. Why towels?
X.10. The Cosmic Cutie (the little green guy)
X.11. Monty Python's Meaning of Life / Liff?
X.12. Pink Floyd's Division Bell
X.13. The Real Hitch Hiker's Guide To The Galaxy
X.14. Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster recipes
X.15. Marvin the Paranoid Rock Star
X.16. Where could I find a book report on Hitch Hiker's Guide...?
X.17. Can I have a pie?
X.42. Number games
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