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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #55(11/15/2005)

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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) For the last 55 years the Bic pen company has sold 55 pens every second of every year --- selling more than 100 billion in total.

(2) Most frogs absorb all needed water without drinking --- through their skin!

(3) The city of New Delhi, India, has 97 rat catchers on payroll who haven't caught a single rat --- 1994!

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