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How do I include a file that is determined from a function??

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Hi, I am trying to dynamically select which blurb to include on the page according to which link was clicked.

include 'header.php';
$blurb = blurbs();
include $blurb;
include 'footer.php';

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But its not working even though 1blurb.php is a an active page:

Anyone know how to do this?

// Determines which blurb should be included
function blurbs() {
	if(isset($_GET['type'])) {
		$blurb = $_GET['type'];
		$blurb = "'" . $blurb . ".php'";
		return $blurb;

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