And you thought you had it rough finding pants that fit you: In Spain, there is no standardization of clothing sizes! So the socialist health ministry has decided to create a nationwide system for sizing clothing. Spain's health minister says that the goal is to create "a realisable image of healthy beauty - neither Rubens women nor anorexic girls. It is our commitment that beauty and health go hand in hand." Yup, that would never happen here! [Independent]