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This week Australians swamped their parliament with requests for portraits of Queen Elizabeth after Vice Australia published an article on an obscure 1990 law authorizing legislators to give away taxpayer-funded “nationhood material” under a “constituents’ request program.” Also, Meredith, New Hampshire unveiled a statue honoring Archie comic illustrator Bob Montana and Montpelier, Vermont is using goats to trim poison ivy, while Colorado Mesa University will reprint 9200 diplomas – back to 2012 – to correct a typo. Oh, New York state wildlife officers seized a homeowner’s reptile collection, including 3 king cobras and 6 venomous Gila monsters. And a mysterious package drifted to the ground in a New Jersey solar panel field, with this note attached:

NASA Atmospheric Research Instrument NOT A BOMB! If found, please call [redacted]. If this lands near the President, we at NASA wish him a great round of golf.

Isn’t “NOT A BOMB!” exactly what Wile E. Coyote would write … on a bomb?

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