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Comment Re:Exactly (Score 1) 199

And people in rural areas are also more likely to die from heart disease and cancer [cdc.gov], among other diseases and injuries.

Come now, it's hardly that difficult: obviously this is a case of causation vs. correlation; moving to the country clearly doesn't have to turn you into a country-ass hick who dips his snickers bars in TBHQ-saturated pork fat...

Comment Re: Tractor Breakers, not Fixers. (Score 1) 495

...can do for a box of sodas.

In John Deere territory, it'd be a case of soda/i> (or, if you're in parts of the South or Midwest, a "case of pop")... but nevertheless, toenail clippings, seashells and ski-ball tickets are far likelier forms of currency... Seriously, a "box of sodas?!" :)

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