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  1. Australian Businessman Sells Olympic Rings Online

    It was a steel — or rather, 35 tons of it. When Bernard Maas bought a factory in New South Wales, he discovered a windfall in an abandoned shed: the hefty Olympic symbols that adorned Sydney Harbour Bridge for the 2000 Summer Games. Maas posted the rings on eBay, where they sold for $17,000 to a Sydney man who hopes to move them to Queensland — just as soon as he figures out how to transport 10 semi-trucks worth of metal.

    Mashable, ABC

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