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Carla. Age: 28.
Today Cagri claims Sacha Baron Cohen ripped him off with his Borat character, and intends to sue the comedian, 'first for honour and money after'.
Alisha. Age: 20.
One fan in particular though, is behind her all the way. Guys like her because, well, she's a slut. At a ceremony where the mayor handed over the key to the city, Kyle bent the original paperclip into a ring and proposed to his girlfriend, to rapturous applause.