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1001 Reasons LA is Better than Florida

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#72 - Florida St. researcher claims to have found a new form of human, a hobbit - Reuters

#73 - Miami is already preparing for the party that they will host when Castro dies -

#74 - Of the over 400,000 Floridians who have successfully registered to carry concealed weapons include 1,400 who have pleaded guilty or no contest to felonies, 216 who have outstanding warrants, 128 were named in active domestic violence injunctions, and six registered sex offenders - AP

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#75 Two Florida frat boys get two years for hazing - AP

#76 Undercover police shoot and kill 80-year-old Jacksonville man who came out of his house to protect it when he didn't recognize the suspicious men - News4Jax

#77 The heavens are shitting ice on Tampa - First Coast News

#78 Daytona Beach teens getting into fights just so they can video it and put it online - Local 6

#79 Creepy dude arrested for picking up teenage girls who are supposed to be in school and taking them to his "photography studio" where he took pictures of them in bikinis - NBC6

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