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August 9th, 2012
04:11 PM ET

17-year-old Austin Wierschke wins U.S. texting competition

If you have not heard of the texting king before, meet 17-year-old Austin Wierschke. Wierschke won the U.S. National Texting Championship held in Times Square yesterday, after out-texting his competitiors for a second year in a row. In addition, Wierschke won $50,000 and will go on to compete in the upcoming global texting championship.

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