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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #26(9/1/2005)

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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) "Mystery Movers" For no apparent reason, rocks up to 700 pounds each have moved in Death Valley, Calif., leaving trails hundreds of feet long!

(2) Some cyclists in the 3,051-Mile Race Across America sleep only 1 hour per night, risking hallucinations, in order to finish as quickly as possible!

(3) Whitlowe Green purchased out-of-date food, wore secondhand clothing and stopped talking to an uncle because of a $6.76 debt --- yet he was able to leave $2.1 million to Prairie View A&M University when he died!

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