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8 Frightening Facts About Fracking



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New York Times Drilling Down Series, Ian Urbina

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Cherise Udell is a mom, clean air advocate, anthropologist and feline aficionado with the nomadic habit of taking spontaneous sojourns to unusual destinations. Before her adventures in motherhood, she was an intrepid Amazon jungle guide equipped with a pair of sturdy wellingtons and a 24-inch machete, as well as a volunteer at a rainforest animal rescue center.


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2:39AM PDT on Mar 23, 2014

Thanks for the article

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3:55AM PDT on Mar 19, 2014

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1:58PM PDT on Mar 13, 2014

I wondered what happened to all the flat earthers now that global warming fanatics are being laughed at as they should be. You have decide to take up fracking. I see you are telling as many lies about fracking as you did about global warming. I hope you have as much luck. It is a shame that so many hate to see growth and improvement in people lives. But I guess you have to project your hate at someone.

2:43AM PST on Feb 18, 2014

Thank you.

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5:56PM PST on Feb 11, 2014

EXPLOSION at fracking well -

9:43AM PST on Feb 5, 2014

Fracking is just idiotic. It's only motivated by greed. These people who do it need to realize that we they live on earth as well and can be negatively impacted by it also.

3:11PM PST on Feb 4, 2014

Please share with your friends and family. People need to hear about fracking.

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