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French Woman Owed Huge Telephone Bill

Fri, October 12, 2012 11:02am

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She received a telephone bill, and immediately noticed something wrong. The number showing how many euros she owed had the decimal point in the wrong spot and an extra 12 zeroes added. She owed 11 quadrillion euros.The company finally relented it was a mistake.

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