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Fight Against Maturity

Wait a minute…in favor of the customer??

Weights And Measures

More than a third South Florida’s gas station pumps have failed the state’s accuracy test in the past three years. An analysis of state inspections reveals that slightly more than half of the broken pumps err in favor of the consumer. The state inspects all pumps every 12-18 months.

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October 22, 2007 Posted by | retail | Comments Off on Wait a minute…in favor of the customer??

For the girl who has everything…

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A jewelry company in China has made a bra out of more than 2,500 diamonds.

A diamond bra has been designed in China it's worth £650K /Lu Feng

Priced at 10 million yuan (approx $1,400,000) and named Perfect, it was demonstrated by a model at the Yibai Department Store in Jinhua city, Zhejiang province.

The maker, Royal Décor Jewellery, says the piece used natural diamonds weighing more than 100 carats. The diamonds are set in 300 grams of white gold.

October 22, 2007 Posted by | People | Comments Off on For the girl who has everything…

Dumb crooks…with pictures

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Thieves in Seminole County, Florida devised a cunning, mastermind plot to steal a front end loader from a nearby construction site and use it to break into a Seminole County bank and rob ATM’s located inside. Unfortunately they neglected one teensy detail … the tons of debris that fell on the ATM’s. Score: ATM’s one, crooks zero.

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October 22, 2007 Posted by | Dumb Crook | Comments Off on Dumb crooks…with pictures