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Thu July 25, 2013
Believe In Fortune Cookie Predictions? After This, You Might
Originally published on Thu July 25, 2013 6:58 am
DAVID GREENE, HOST:
Good morning, I'm David Greene.
OK. Next time you open a fortune cookie, you might want to give the message careful consideration. Last week, after dinner out with his wife, William Johnson cracked open a fortune cookie. The little piece of paper inside told him: You will soon come into a lot of gold. The Southwick, Massachusetts man went out the next day, he bought a lottery ticket. He scratched it off, and the prize wasn't gold, but he could use it to buy a lot. He won a million dollars.
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