National Cartoon on Bt Corn
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Wed Jun 2 14:23:29 EDT 1999
Universal Press Synd.
1999 The Buffalo News
Man sitting in front of TV showing corn plant.
TV says: "A new genetically engineered form of corn now being planted
extensively in the United States..."
Man sitting in front of TV showing large upside-down Monarch falling from sky.
TV says: "... produces a wind-borne pollen that can kill Monarch butterflies."
Man sitting in front of TV showing news reporter.
Reporter says: "This is likely to become part of the debate whether
genetically engineered crops can have unforeseen consequences on the
Man says: "Didn't you just answer that question?"
TV replies: "Maybe we foresee them and just don't tell anybody."
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