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happy birthd...oh, well... - The Villages

Date: 2008-04-13 21:41
Subject: happy birthd...oh, well...
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This story from the Times tells the tale of a young man who wanted to give his girlfriend a treat on her birthday by taking her to the champagne bar at St Pancras and giving her a cake with a birthday candle on it, and how he encountered the occasional nightmare we call Health & Safety.
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Kat: pink star
User: artykat
Date: 2008-04-13 21:05 (UTC)
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Those candles are SCARY you know... why, it could take over the world!
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User: hutch0
Date: 2008-04-13 21:11 (UTC)
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I know. On one side a railway station the size of a village; on the other, a four-inch children's birthday candle. You wouldn't want to bet on the outcome, would you?
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RealThog: 'Ronica
User: realthog
Date: 2008-04-13 21:56 (UTC)
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And for our next April Fools' joke . . .
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User: hutch0
Date: 2008-04-13 22:00 (UTC)
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I usually give stories published after about April 5 the benefit of the doubt. And it does ring awfully true.
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