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 Post subject: AP. or Onion?
PostPosted: Mon Jun 21, 2004 8:09 pm 
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MADRID, Spain (AP) … Two worlds collided as a raft carrying 42 destitute Africans … bundled up for a chilly, wind-swept crossing of the Strait of Gibraltar … washed up on a nudist beach in southern Spain, officials said Monday.<p> Spanish television broadcast amateur video footage of surprised bathers at the Sunday landing at sun-splashed Canos de Meca beach in Cadiz province.<p> The migrants included four babies, including one just 11 days old. A group of bathers was shown gathered around one of the infants, gently counting the fingers on one of its hands and coming up with six.<p>*****Tell us more.


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 Post subject: Re: AP. or Onion?
PostPosted: Mon Jun 21, 2004 8:49 pm 
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I saw that on the wire, alerted the staff and we immediately looked for art. Alas, just a photo of some poor refugee wrapped in what looks like gold lame material.


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