‘New York Times Stunts Insects’ Growth’ (2015)

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Here’s a startling fact that’s been known to science since at least 1977, and no one’s ever acted on it:

Insects raised in cages lined with copies of The New York Times don’t grow normally, and die before reaching maturity.


Why is that not surprising? Look what The New York Times does to human brains. What chance has a grasshopper?

About leeduigon

I have lived in Metuchen, NJ, all my life. I have been married to my wife Patricia since 1977. I am a former newspaper editor and reporter. I was also the owner-operator of my own small business for several years. I wrote various novels and short stories published during 1980s and 1990s. I am a long-time student of judo and Japanese swordsmanship (kenjutsu). I also play chess, basketball, and military and sports simulations. View all posts by leeduigon

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