Tough envelopes

Whether to preserve the suspense or allow the results to withstand a nuclear blast, the winner envelopes were both too large to handle and too hard to open. They also appeared to be constructed out of a tough, non-flammable material. Their contents however, were no secret, apparently. Kellie Pickler knew before opening the envelope for best duo how close the vote was. What kind of loose-lipped accountants does CMT use?
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