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From SPAM to Barbed Wire: Seven of the Weirdest Museums in America

by Rebecca Dolan. Posted May 13th 2011 07:00 AM
Seven of the Weirdest Museums in America

Wandering Eyre, flickr

Imagine: A whole museum dedicated to SPAM in all its canned, hammy goodness.

Well, imagine no longer – this place exists, as do a number of museums dedicated to oddities like funeral history, medical specimens, barbed wire and more. Better yet, they can all be found somewhere in the United States. So, if the idea of missing out on jewelry made of hair is too much to bear, check out some of the weirdest museums in America.
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DC Baggage Handler Trapped in Plane's Cargo Hold

by Fran Golden. Posted Feb 9th 2011 11:23 AM
A baggage handler got trapped in the cargo hold of a US Airways flight about to depart from Washington Reagan Nation Airport, and was only freed when passengers heard him screaming and pounding.
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