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People Love Their Pets More Than Other Humans

Listen here Almost 80 percent of Americans own a pet. And most of them consider their dogs or cats to be  members of the family. They let them sleep on the bed, buy them holiday and birthday presents and sometimes take them on holiday. Some people are even prepared to apply for a bank loan to pay for  treatments for their sick pets. Words loan:…
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A Real Plastic Car

Listen here  We are not talking about a toy car. The Trabant was a real car which had a steel unibody frame and the roof, hood, fenders and doors made of a hard plastic. It had two-stroke engine and its weight was 600 kg. The production of the car lasted from 1957 to 1990 and more than 3 million cars were produced in East Germany over that period.…
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