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06/20/2012 03:20 am ET | Updated Aug 19, 2012

'50 Shades Of Grey' Increases Rope Sales

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There's no denying that E. L. James' erotic novel 'Fifty Shades of Grey' -- which features a storyline involving bondage and sadomasochism -- is a bonafide phenomenon.

And now, even hardware stores are getting in the craze as sales of rope are on the rise.

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