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Aussie Life

Aussie life

4 May 2024

9:00 AM

4 May 2024

9:00 AM

From a nation that gave us riot police, rude waiters, baguettes and non-negotiable submarine contracts we have a new word, ‘shrinkflation’.

It’s embarrassing for a country that markets itself on its commitment to love and screwing around, but France has looked down its unzipped metaphorical trousers and admitted they have a problem with shrinkage.

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