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Airline Surprises Passengers With Dream Gifts
A Canadian airline asked customers boarding a flight in Toronto what they wanted for Christmas. A few hours later – and with the help of 150 busy elves — passengers arrived at baggage claim in Calgary and found their dream presents on the carousel along with their bags. One man got an Android tablet while a woman burst into tears over a new camera. The biggest winner was a young family that dreamed of a widescreen TV.
Beyonce Debuts New Album
Beyonce debuted her new album early this morning on iTunes and iTunes only. It’s called “Beyonce” and by this afternoon, she was at No. 1 and 2 on the Billboard chart.