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    Oct. 19, 2018 - The Mississippi River is the second longest river in North America. It's mighty because of many factors. Factors include its length, width, speed, volume, watershed size, and economic impact. Metrics prove the Mississippi is mighty. But it's also mighty beautiful, especially at sunset.
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