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  • Clarence

    I ran a lap of Prospect Park on Saturday – shirtless. And I still sweated profusely in the sun. It was unreal and spooky.

    Sometimes I can’t understand why people with young children don’t put the environment right up there with a good education.

  • Ben

    Up here in Canada, we really care about the environment. It’s a beauty, eh?

    It is either the #1 or 2 issue in the polls right now.

  • someguy

    Huh?

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