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QUIRKY NEWS & CORNY CRIMINALS

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Cow Aversion

A radical solution to anti-social behaviour.

W hat’s the best way to deal with vandals? Simple! Buy some cows. A local council had been receiving a number of complaints about troublesome youngsters in a park in Scotland. “It was terrible, ” explained Betty Booth, a resident from the area. “Those young kids rode onto the park with their motorcycles and tore up the surface and broke down fences. They threw things at the children and they even burnt a wooden slide. We called the police, but they couldn’t do anything.”

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