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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #31(7/29/2005)

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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) BMW's highly sophisticated navigation system in many of its cars was recalled in Germany because drivers were uncomfortable with a female voice giving directions!

(2) In 1978 100 spectators were injured when a tower of sticky buns several stories high came tumbling down at Hong Kong's 200-year-old Cheung Chau Bun Festival!

(3) The only survivor in Bryan Dora's pet shop fire was Lucky the turtle --- whose shell markings bear a striking similarity to a grinning demon!

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