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American Wins Dumplings At Karaoke Contest

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A technician for an American telephone company has won the top prize of 1 million Russian dumplings in the Karaoke World Championships. Edward Pimentel won the unusual prize early Sunday in Moscow after getting the most votes from audience members.


Good morning, I'm Ari Shapiro.

Sing out loud, sing out strong. And if you sing well, you'll take home a pile of pelmeni. The World Karaoke Championships ended in Moscow, yesterday, and the crowd chose an Albuquerque man to take home the top prize of a million Russian dumplings. If he eats a hundred a day, he'll be done in about 27 years. The winner sang all from memory. At the World Karaoke Championships, you lose points for reading lyrics of the screen


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