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Quick, which ahead-of-the curve ancient civilization was the first to develop beer?
It’s been a long-held axiom of conservationists that the plastic rings binding your six-packs of soda and beer — if not properly severed before being discarded — wind up wrapped around the necks, beaks and other extremities of sea life the world over.
Every now and then, an Instagram account comes along to remind us why we continue to participate in this whole social media thing day after day for the rest of the foreseeable future.
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