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Another “The Thick Of It” question about British references

In s03e06 of The Thick of It, Ben and Ollie have a rapid exchange which is full of references that I've never heard of... Can anyone explain what these bold parts are about? I assume they're just ...
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Does Malcolm Tucker have children?

In Season 3 of The Thick Of It, Malcolm is seen with kids paintings on his walls in his office, and when he goes to his house with the press following him, there is a kid looking out the window at him....
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What are they talking about with Ben in Rise Of The Nutters?

I'm not British, so I'm not exactly sure what's being said here: Malcolm: Right, Ben, heard the big news about Paxo. Oh, right. What was it you did in your gap year again? Ben: Um, ...
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What does Malcolm mean in this joke about Tom Cruise's brush?

In The Thick Of It, when referring to a woman he finds insane, Malcolm Tucker says: I've seen the Tom Cruise meme of him going nuts on Oprah, etc. But what is the "brush" reference about? Is this ...