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Fraser
2011-May-13, 05:50 PM
Big Muddy, as the Mississippi River is known, looks especially big and muddy these days with record flooding occurring along the largest river in the US. The Mississippi has risen to levels not seen in since the 1920′s and 30′s, fed by heavy spring rains and the spring thaw from heavy snows in the northern [...]

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Amber Robot
2011-May-13, 06:26 PM
Why is the detail "surprising"?