Tue May 22, 2012, 12:42 AM
T_i_B (11,185 posts)
Anger over 'Ronald Reagan blood' auction
The foundation of former US President Ronald Reagan has expressed outrage after a vial said to contain his blood was put on sale in an online auction.
British-based PFC Auctions says the blood sample was taken from Reagan after the failed 1981 assassination attempt against him. The PFC website put the latest bid for the vial at £6,270 ($9,910) on Tuesday.
John Heubusch, executive director of the foundation, said that, if true, it would fight to stop "this craven act".
"If indeed this story is true, it's a craven act and we will use every legal means to stop its sale or purchase," he said.
Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18155930
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Tue May 22, 2012, 03:32 AM
Confusious (8,312 posts)
7. A holy relic of St. ronnie!
It must be bought so it can be placed between his rug and soiled undergarments, and the faithful can come and wonder at his glory!