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Why do people spend so much to buy celebrities' hair?


THE haircut was like any other. John Lennon was preparing for his role as Gripweed in the film How I Won the War. The performance was unmemorable. So too was the coif. But on Saturday, nearly 50 years after it was chopped from his head, Lennon's lock of hair sold for US$35,000...

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