Letters – Two is better than three.

Marcus Buckingham and Donald O Clifton should not take the title of their book, First, Break All The Rules, too seriously, especially when the laws of mathematics are their target (Discovering personal strengths, 5 April, page 26).

Ellen came an incredible second (not third) in the Vendee Globe 2000 race, beaten only by someone who at the age of 34 and 10 years older than her, remarked ‘what have I done with the last 10 years?’.

David Finch, via email

Editor’s note: The error was ours. Many apologies to Ellen.

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