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The Tragical Ballad of Jememy the Left Twisting Snail
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Rich Brown
2017-10-15 02:01:41 UTC
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National Public Radio covers the sad tale of Jeremy, an anatomically-
challenged snail who couldn't reproduce unless heshe met another snail
with a left-twisting shell.

Science came to hisher rescue, sort of.

Includes parts 1 and 2 of the Ballad of Jeremy.

warning: long URL coming up -

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/10/13/557652159/jeremy-the-
lonely-left-twisting-snail-dies-but-knows-love-before-the-end
X-Lydia
2017-10-18 05:30:25 UTC
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Post by Rich Brown
National Public Radio covers the sad tale of Jeremy, an anatomically-
challenged snail who couldn't reproduce unless heshe met another snail
with a left-twisting shell.
Science came to hisher rescue, sort of.
Includes parts 1 and 2 of the Ballad of Jeremy.
warning: long URL coming up -
http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/10/13/557652159/jeremy-the-
lonely-left-twisting-snail-dies-but-knows-love-before-the-end
I am reminded of Flanders and Swann's classic, "Misalliance":

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