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  • Have you been living under a rock? Mexican family converts 131-foot stone in desert into a home

    01/24/2013 7:20:51 AM PST · by Uncle Chip · 39 replies
    The Daily Mail Online ^ | January 24, 2013 | Helen Pow
    Most people think living under a rock is something to avoid. But for one Mexican family, it's a dream come true. Farmer Benito Hernandez knew since the age of eight that he wanted to make a 131-foot rock formation in Coahuila, Mexico, his home. It took him 20 years to buy the land but as soon as he was able, Hernandez and his wife Santa Martha constructed a sun-dried brick house beneath the awe-inspiring formation. Located about 50 miles south of the U.S.-Mexico border near the remote community of San Jose de Piedras, the home is small. But it was...