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  • "When you have a snail that can go 200 mph, it was important to ground everything else in reality," Soren said.

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  • "It's the juxtaposition of extreme slowness and speed all in my yard," Soren said in a telephone interview with The Associated Press. "I love an underdog story, and nobody expects anything out of a snail, the odds are stacked against them. They are the butt of slow jokes _ they are stepped on by kids, despised by gardeners, eaten by the French _ so the parallels of a snail and an underdog was the perfect match."

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