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 Post subject: Food deserts
PostPosted: Thu May 22, 2014 8:16 pm 
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Lileks is unimpressed with the concept.

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But here’s the thing about that desert.

It’s the airport.

And the rest of the space is either undeveloped or college dorms.


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 Post subject: Re: Food deserts
PostPosted: Sat May 24, 2014 1:15 am 
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Location: Tantalizingly close to Colorado
Not to mention a few farms. So are rural farming areas food deserts as well?


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 Post subject: Re: Food deserts
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2014 4:38 pm 
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I think Megan Mcardle was commenting that one "food desert" defined by the Feds included a Whole Foods store.

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