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Claim: Photograph shows Texas A&M bookstore windows boarded up from the wrong side in advance of Hurricane Rita.
Examples: [Collected on the Internet, 2005]
Origins: Students and others associated with Texas A&M University (known as "Aggies") in College Station, Texas, are often the butt of regional humor portraying
Our assumption proved to be correct (i.e., the store's windows could not support exterior-mounted plywood, so the boards were placed inside to protect the shop floor from glass shards), as the project director at Loupot's informed us:
Our windows will not support the weight of plywood screwed into theirAdditional information:
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