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dirt

mysophobia, rhypophobia.
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But more than anything, Eating Dirt reveals the perseverance of those laboring to put the earth back together, walking through the ravaged land in the wake of tree cutters, asserting that one day their growing green will catch up to and offset the destruction -- maybe even one day surpass it.
What's most remarkable about Eating Dirt is its balanced approach.
I am fed up with the vocal minority whose approach is to belittle other viewpoints (Ed Johnson's letter regarding Gaians "reading animal entrails, eating dirt, and barking at the moon") or claim that the answers are simple (James A.
Melbourne, Nov 24 (ANI): Here's some good news for parents who constantly worry about their kids' hygiene after they spend time in the play ground - eating dirt could actually make your child smarter.
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He was down to 37 pounds and had been eating dirt to survive, said veterinarians who gave Courage extensive emergency treatment and found his entire intestinal tract full of dirt and gravel.
Grazing cattle may pull plants up by the roots, eating dirt clinging to the roots.
Palin as the first woman on the Republican ticket with an unwed, pregnant teenage daughter; by Joe Biden still being deemed qualified to be a heartbeat away from the presidency despite a checkered past; by Hillary Clinton eating dirt and pretending to like it; by Ted Kennedy making a convention speech while recovering from brain surgery; and so on.