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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #18(2/18/2005)

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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) Believe it or not! The children of Karen and Gary Lancaster of Melbourne, Australia, are named: India, China, Peru, Israel, Ireland and Alaska!

(2) Experiencing blurry vision, Patrick Lawler of Denver, Colo., went to a dentist in January 2005, only to learn that he had shot a 4-inch nail through his mouth into his skull with a nailgun!

(3) Viva La France! When the Huygens space probe landed on Titan, one of Saturn's moons, it was playing a specially commissioned soundtrack by French musicians Julien Civange and Louis Haeri.

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