A package of Tropical Trail Mix from Walmart illustrates some of the advantages of the incredible shrinking world.
One bag contains: papaya, pineapple, golden raisins, banana chips, almonds, cashews, apricots, cranberries, macadamia nuts.
And, according to the bag, all those come from: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Guatamala, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Mozambique, Philippines, South Africa, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, United States, Vietnam.
Phew. That’s some trip.