Poet offers testicles for sale

2013-06-13 09:18


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Bogota - A Colombian poet and journalist has offered his testicles for sale to fund a trip to introduce Europeans to his work.

Raffael Medina Brochero on Wednesday told Radio Caracol he would sell them to the first person to agree to pay $197 000 so that he could travel to Europe.

His testicles could be transplanted into a sterile person or used to make soup, said the 52-year-old poet, who has had 11 books published.

He said the idea of selling his testes occurred to him after he ran out of money on a trip in South America in 2012 and had to pawn his wedding ring.

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