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God bless Google!

…in particular, the Google cache of web pages that it’s trawled.

Although Woolworths have removed the “Lolita Midsleeper Combi” from their web site, you can still find the product via the Google Cache

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(BBC News: Woolworths withdraws ‘Lolita’ bed)

I can’t decide what amazes me more — that a company would name a product for young girls “Lolita”, or that Woolworths don’t seem to employ anyone who was aware of the single definition of the word!

Anyway, I’m sure I can hear Nabokov giggling quietly in his grave :-D