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    20 Weird Associations You Didn't Know Existed

    Just think -- there are thousands of people who belong to these.

    1. Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement

    Via aplb.org

    2. The Association for Gravestone Studies

    3. Association for Renaissance Martial Arts

    4. Association for Positive Behavior Support

    Via apbs.org

    5. The Association for Pet Obesity Prevention

    6. The National Association for Self-Esteem

    7. The Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor

    Via aath.org

    8. The Association for Professional Basketball Research

    Via apbr.org

    9. The International Association for Bear Research and Management

    10. Association for Crime Scene Reconstruction

    Via acsr.org

    11. Association for Astrological Networking

    Via afan.org

    Yes, it's for astrologists, as in psychics and fortune-tellers. Not scientists who study stars.

    12. Association for Christian Retail

    13. Association of Camp Nurses

    14. The Organization for the Working Samoyed

    15. Association for the Preservation of the Coelacanth

    16. World Association of Dectives

    17. National Association of Professional Pet Sitters

    18. International Association of Youth Hypnotists

    19. American Association of Candy Technologists

    20. The Association for Dressings & Sauces

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