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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #28(3/18/2005)

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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) Kelvin Bygrave of Finton, Essex, UK, bought 27,000 candy bars trying to win a car from a drawing. He didn't win and not being a chocolate lover, donated the candy to charity!

(2) While still in her mother's womb --- McKenzie Gwynne of Ebbw Vale, Wales, UK, underwent 8 blood transfusions!

(3) "Yes, can do!" Jeff Snodgrass of Oklahoma City, OK, can stick up to 8 soda cans on his face at a time with nothing but the natural suction of the can bottoms.

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