A new species of tree that grows plastic bags - Californias plasticus bagus bushus

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Heading: New Species Blooms in California Desert

Subheading: 

Genus: Mullanyus

Species: Californias Plasticus Bagus Bushus

Between the heading (top) and subheading (bottom) lies an image of a tree that’s sprouting plastic bags, as well as ordinary leaves.

 

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Shelli Pruett is a Los Angeles-based artist. She has a degree in Fine Arts from New College in Sarasota, Florida. Her work has been published in many venues, including The Wall Street Journal. Her cartoons range from the pithy and philosophical to the whimsical. They’re about life and spirituality in this modern world, as well as alternate worlds of imagination.