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Opinion

December 6, 2012

Plum Island is an octopus's garden to be

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That may explain why MassDEP has reversed its earlier ruling, making Plum Island the first geographical entity of any kind on Earth and in history where powers-that-be deem it safe to build a house on the same tract of land that cannot hold a post on which to put a sign.

Such is my address. Sounds like a river in Africa. And that’s no lie.

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Jack Garvey can be reached at hammlynn@yahoo.com

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