These types of rankings are usually so loosely-defined that they are practically useless.
Come on, can you honestly name 26 universities that are better than Oxford? I can't. Southampton at the third best university in all of Europe? That's such a huge stretch that it makes my hamstrings hurt.
"When I haven't any blue... I use red."
- Pablo Picasso
"You cannot allow any of your people to avoid the brutal facts. If they start living in a dream world, it's going to be bad."
- Marine General James "Mad Dog" Mattis