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Old 06-07-2008, 02:30 PM   #1
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Black Japanese watermelon sold at record price

Black Japanese watermelon sold at record price - Yahoo! News

A black watermelon??????

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Old 06-07-2008, 02:40 PM   #2
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There is no way I would spend that much money on something that is going to be gone in minutes! He said he was trying to support the area's economy, so I guess you just have to look at it as a donation to help the community.

And $23,500 for a pair of cantaloupes? We didn't pay that much for our car!

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Old 06-07-2008, 02:55 PM   #3
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Yeh, I saw it on this morning's news. Cool, but those seeds better turn to gold.
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Old 06-07-2008, 03:07 PM   #4
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the first thing that i thought was send a few seeds to me. i could sell it as a densuke melon from joisey prefecture.
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Old 06-08-2008, 04:25 AM   #5
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And $23,500 for a pair of cantaloupes? We didn't pay that much for our car!

Barbara
Agreed. I don't foresee many people forking over that much for a pair of melons. Maybe in Beverly Hills.
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