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Five things to do today - 19 January

Embassies of the world - top 10 everything - man v woman - Seinfeld architecture - redesign required

Embassies of the world
'At their best, embassies should set the tone for the smooth engagement of two cultures. At their worst – as demonstrated by the new US embassy in Baghdad – they can aggravate a difficult situation.' The Guardian presents a slideshow of the design highs and lows of embassies across the globe.

Top 10 everything
See the Top 10 Everything of 2008 - from T-shirts to green ideas, Time magazine has a list for everything.

Man v woman
Enjoy these nicely done - but slightly offensive - 'man v woman' ads from restaurant toilets.

Seinfeld architecture
Watch a video of Seinfeld's George Constanza explain why 'Nothing is higher than an architect'.

Redesign required
Find a new project from this spot-on list of '10 things that need to be redesigned'.

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