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    Literary Gem

    Is partial-illiteracy rising amongst journalists?

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    The CDC study also offered data on the percentage of kids who were heavier than 85 percent of children the same age and sex, as recorded in an earlier growth chart benchmark. Those children are customarily referred to as overweight, though the CDC does not use that term.

    The percentage of kids in that category shot up to almost 34 percent in 2003-2004, compared to 28 percent in 1999-2000.

    Unusually and exceedingly peculiar and altogether quite impossible to describe...



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    Re: Literary Gem

    Our local news paper is written on -get this- a 6th grade level. Talk about your literary gems.
    A bit of evil lurks in your heart, but you hide it well.
    In some ways, you are the most dangerous kind of evil.

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