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Canadian Dentist Wants To Clone John Lennon
A Canadian dentist who paid $30,000 for John Lennon's rotted tooth wants to use it to clone the late Beatle. He is reported to have said that it would be great to bring back one of rock and roll's greats. But, would it?
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