Quirky Stories


Testing the Law: A Mysterious Matter Of Body Odor Turns Into a Federal Case
The Wall Street Journal
Rochelle Sharpe
Beatrice Shaw knew her body odor sometimes got so rancid that it made her co-workers
feel sick.
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Mazda men go knocking in Japan
Gannett News Service
Rochelle Sharpe
Those smiling salesmen who knock on doors in midafternoon aren’t from Fuller Brush.
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Hosting candidates has its perks
Gannett News Service
Rochelle Sharpe
First came the carload of free diapers. Then came the invitations to talk on TV.
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Bones of Contention: When a Marriage Goes to the Dogs – Who Gets Custody of the
Pets Causes Much Acrimony
The Wall Street Journal
Rochelle Sharpe
Steve Morris admits his marriage lasted longer than he thought it would – because of
Jolson.
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Hearts of Gold: All Romance Aside, Valentine’s Day Can Be Frantic – and Lucrative
The Wall Street Journal
Rochelle Sharpe
A Washington Florist Bolsters His Staff for the Holiday; He Is Also Very Discreet – Filling
a 747 With Roses
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In Whose Hands? How Allstate Applied Scientology Methods to Train Its Managers
The Wall Street Journal
Rochelle Sharpe
Led by a Church Member, Classes Elevated Profits Above ‘Reasonableness’ –
Copyright: L. Ron Hubbard
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