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Magic Fingers: Magnetic Implants Give People Extra Lift
Magnetic Finger Implants

Magnetic Finger Implants

Anders the Piercing Guy/Ripley's Believe It or Not!
I'm not sure what the practical reasons for this are, but some people are getting their fingertips cut open and having tiny magnets implanted inside.

This gives them the power to defeat super villains... or at least lift tiny metal objects like paperclips and bottlecaps, according to the Strikingly True, the latest book from Ripley's Believe It or Not!

I "believe" it... I'm just "not" sure why anyone would do this to themselves.

Ripley's says not everyone feels limited to the fingertips... some folks are getting magnets placed everywhere from the earlobes to the back of the hand.

Now that last one, I can see. Who needs a watchband when you can just stick the watch to your wrist?

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