NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Investors are ghoulish.
We constantly speculate on the misfortune of others. When people are dying in Libya or Bahrain, we speculate on the price of oil. When workers are laid off in China we speculate on toys and iPods. When they riot in Greece we speculate on the euro.
Well, now our people are suffering. A historic drought has hit Midwestern farmers hard, as the Des Moines Register reports.
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