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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #12(10/7/2005)

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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) 3 1/2 tons of BBQ! Texas Lil's 57-foot-long transportable smoker is capable of cooking 7,000 pounds of meat at one time!

(2) Condemned prisoners facing death in Texas cannot have a cigarette as part of their last meal --- for health reasons!

(3) Lester Tucker of Grand Prairie, Texas can eat 42 quail eggs in one minute!

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