Tonight’s first world toddler problems include being given a banana that had already been peeled and not being able to wear his new Mickey Mouse underwear until it’s been through the wash. 7 more words
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We’ve been in the go since about 7 a.m. Roatan time, or about 9 eastern. Two hours getting through Roatan airport security (which included X-rays for all our baggage, standard asshole metal detectors, and a super-invasive open-bag search right before we boarded the plane), almost three hourson the plane, a three-hour layover in Houston, and now three hours to Baltimore, Figure an hour to pick up bags and get to the car, half an hour home, and then sleep. 506 more words
Globalization Links Commodity Imports With Pollution Exports
Toy imports by country; reflective of disposable income. Size depicts quantity of imports.
Over the past several decades the United States has generally enjoyed increasingly clean water and air, a reduction in species extinction rates, and increased forest cover due to reduced logging. 322 more words