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The Extinction of Meaning

What good is an endangered butterfly if it doesn’t tweet or turn a profit?

Bryan Pfeiffer
Aug 16, 2018 · 6 min read
Photos: Bryan Pfeiffer

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What worries me is that, in the end, I suspect few among us will mourn the passing of a butterfly.

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The Grand Canyon

What has the skipperling done for us lately? Well, to be honest, not much. When it’s gone, the prairie will look pretty much the same. But not to me.

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