10 things we learned this week

Lego business cards, rock'n'roll economists and Johnny Depp's near-death experience.

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Last Updated: 09 Aug 2013

1. Lego’s business cards are little lego men

2. The number of people renting in the UK has grown by five percentage points since 2007

3. Former Bank of England MPC member Andrew Sentance is in a rock band

4. It isn't just UK train companies that have a bad reputation

5. These days, newspapers’ office buildings are worth much as the newspapers themselves

6. Even ‘bad’ banks are making a profit now

7. Johnny Depp nearly died while he was filming The Lone Ranger

8. Marissa Meyer hates Yahoo’s logo as much as we do

9. Even entrepreneurs who made $850m from the sale of their businesses can’t resist rude doodles...

10. Andrew Mason’s departure from Groupon, back in March, was less than gracious

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