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Rip Van Winkle has insomnia?

A US man named Rip Van Winkle is seeking medical attention – for his insomnia.

Mr Van Winkle, 37, of Corvallis, Oregon, admitted: “I went to the doctor’s office and the irony is incredible. My name is Rip Van Winkle, and I can’t sleep.”

He says his father and grandfather were both nicknamed Rip, after the fictional character who fell asleep for 20 years.

via Ananova – Rip Van Winkle can’t sleep.

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March 17, 2009 - Posted by | Strange | ,

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