US Woman Swollows Phone In Spat (BBC News Online; Saturday 24th December 2005)
Lover Gives Stranger $15,000 Ring (BBC News Online; Friday 16th December 2005)
I also wanted to mention this story when I first heard about it but forgot to do it then. Ergo, I do it now....
Self-Destruct SMS Proves Popular (BBC News Online; Tuesday 13th December 2005)