If you’re new to New York City, simply visiting for vacation, or if you’re a born-and-raised New Yorker that still can’t point out any other states on a blank map besides Florida and Jersey, then you might also mistakenly believe what the MTA subway map tells you about the city—that its train lines lack any natural level of fidelity and Manhattan is the blown-up silouhette of a Motorala RAZR phone:
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As Biotech Seed Falters, Insecticide Use Surges In Corn Belt
Dan Charles, npr.org
Across the Midwestern corn belt, a familiar battle has resumed, hidden in the soil. On one side are tiny, white larvae of the corn rootworm. On the other side are farmers and the insect-killing arsenal of modern agriculture.
Wal-Mart Takes Over America of the Day: And here we have unimpeachable proof that America’s exponential decay began in 1962.