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Does ‘fracking’ need a new name?The slang for hydraulic fracturing sounds dirty and disconcerting — and now a study finds it even curbs support for the controversial gas-drilling technique.

Does ‘fracking’ need a new name?
The slang for hydraulic fracturing sounds dirty and disconcerting — and now a study finds it even curbs support for the controversial gas-drilling technique.

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    Ben?
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    What would the industry suggest? “Shale tickling?” This sounds like a “corn sugar” moment for the oil industry.
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