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15 days ago - 18.06.2022

Your nose knows

30% of your DNA is actually made for your sense of taste and your sense of smell; like
30% of your whole existence goes towards your taste and your smell - sense, that's
a really good indication that it's a good idea to trust your nose; your nose knows.
You don't wanna eat rotten Bunya nuts...

David Trood - The Weedy Garden : YouTube
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