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Poverty stinks

And it’s not just good food the public is shrinking away from. Unfortunately, it seems many people are giving up the little luxuries of life – such as washing.

Consumer goods giant Unilever has revealed that sales of bubble baths, moisturisers and upmarket cleaning products have plummeted since the credit crunch began.

Mole wonders if we’ll soon be able to measure the severity of the credit crunch by the smell.

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