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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #3(10/17/2005)

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< TASK 1 > Read the articles (1) to (3). And figure out which article they come from. Answer A, B, or C.

(1) In 2004, researchers fired 700 gunshots in a Southern U.S. neighborhood --- And the police didn't get a single phone call!

(2) In August 2005, an elderly customer gave a Porsche 924 to waitress Josefin Justin of Sweden, as a tip for serving him well during his retirement dinner!

(3) "Welcome to Reklaw" "Sacul WELCOMES You" The town of Reklaw and Sacul, Texas, were given the names of their founders --- spelled backward!

The cartoon from http://www.comics.com/comics/ripleys/
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