This Baby Shower Greeting Card Tells It Like It Is The message on the front: "A baby is the sweetest gift." But press the button inside (where it says "A gift that keeps on giving") and the card cries — for three hours. There's no way to turn it off.
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This Baby Shower Greeting Card Tells It Like It Is

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This Baby Shower Greeting Card Tells It Like It Is

This Baby Shower Greeting Card Tells It Like It Is

This Baby Shower Greeting Card Tells It Like It Is

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The message on the front: "A baby is the sweetest gift." But press the button inside (where it says "A gift that keeps on giving") and the card cries — for three hours. There's no way to turn it off.

RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

Good morning, I'm Renee Montagne. They say nothing can prepare you to be a parent. Well, here's a little taste. It's a card for a baby shower featuring an angelic infant on the front captioned a baby is the sweetest gift. Inside, the words are a gift that keeps on giving and a button - press it.

(SOUNDBITE OF BABY CRYING)

MONTAGNE: The wailing in this prank card goes for three hours. Even if you rip the card up, it won't stop. Welcome to parenting. It's MORNING EDITION.

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