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On Word Of Bin Laden's Death, Teacher Shaves Beard
LINDA WERTHEIMER, host:
Good morning. I'm Linda Wertheimer.
Ten years ago, a schoolteacher in East Wenatchee, Washington vowed a mighty vow. He would not shave until Osama bin Laden was captured or killed. Gary Weddle kept that promise, much to his wife's chagrin, growing a scraggy, waist-length beard. But as the Daily Astorian reports, on Sunday night, he whipped out the razor. His wife says he looks 10 years younger - nice smile, too.
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