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In the old days, when people had to live near their fields, living in a flood plain made a little bit of sense.  Those areas are the best farmland, usually, having nice deep black topsoil that is easily worked and produced an abundance of crops.

Now it's dumb.  

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Tue Dec 21st, 2010 at 12:14:36 PM EST
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