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Episode features and examines urban legends such as a family buying fried chicken which they realize is not real chicken and other urban tales.
Urban legends are described and reviewed including: 1) A prison inmate committed suicide with playing cards 2) A cactus exploding with spiders 3) An experimental car with a super-secret fuel-efficient engine 4) A cheating husband getting lost without his wallet 5) A woman who over-tanned herself to death
Urban legends include a woman terrorized by a truck driver, a man who flies three miles in a lawn chair with balloons attached and a couple who are served their own dog in a Chinese restaurant.
Five urban legends are explored to see how much is true, and what is fiction.
1.) A workaholic employee in a large company, virtually ignored by every one else there, dies during his shift and goes unnoticed for almost a week.
2.) A hunter needing a new fuse in his car replaces it with a bullet from his rifle, and it goes off after the engine heats up.
3.) New parents taking a long car trip accidentally leave their baby in its car seat on top of the car
4.) A man stops in a church to use the bathroom and finds he's the sole attendant of a funeral being held, and as a result, inherits the deceased's estate.
5.) A bitter old man who doesn't like visitors refuses to let his family sell his belongings ; so after he dies, he rigs his house full of deadly booby traps, only to get caught in one of his own devices and kills himself.
Urban myths and legends are featured and examined over whether a car once had an odor so bad it could not be resold and a man with an inoperable tumor who tried to take his life but actually saved himself.