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09. 13. 2007

Happy Conception Day - Russians win prizes for having babies

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If you live in Ulyanovsk, Russia, you had the day off yesterday to celebrate Day of Conception, a holiday set aside for conceiving babies. No kidding - the goal is to procreate and give birth on June 12, 2008, Russia's Independence Day. Those who succeed win prizes, like brand new cars and appliances. I wonder if any cheating goes on (is there a run on Pitocin on June 12th)?

Read all about it on Revolution Health.

Posted by Hoyun    Category: current affairs
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