CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 8, 2005 |
The results are in, and it turns out I'm a walking cocktail of toxic chemicals. I've got a jigger of lead in me, a splash of flame retardant and a dash of DDT. But none of this came as a surprise, and before you take pity, let me remind you that your organs are probably marinating nicely too. We've all ingested and inhaled chemicals in our lifetimes, and some of them linger in the body for decades.