So that’s why

1. “Well, I’m a ditzy liberal who believes in social freedoms and religious relativism!” And that’s why Johnny joined the Taliban. 2. chaos in Congo, mass murder in Indonesia, the rape of Amazonia — all troubles rooted in the rubber trade, which began with the pneumatic tires made for… bicycles! 3. Good news? Secondhand smoke is no worse for you than everyday air pollution. How reassuring.

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