30 Jul '12, 7pm

Instead of cleaning up lake, dumbasses dye it blue

Instead of cleaning up lake, dumbasses dye it blue

Lake Delton, in the Wisconsin Dells, has been looking a little like your mom: hard-used and fungusy. Algae overgrowth gave the lake a greenish cast, and made it appear less-than-healthy to swim in. The solution, according to the company that maintains Lake Delton: Just dump a whole lot of blue dye in there and call it a day . It cost Aqua Engineering over $30,000 to dye the 267-acre lake, which to be fair is a lot less per square foot than it costs me to dye my hair. But locals are still thinking it might not have been the best use of their tourism dollars, mainly because it doesn’t actually do a damn thing to solve the lake’s algae problem. It’s the aquatic equivalent of spray-on hair in a can from QVC. (Or, perhaps more accurately, of spray-painting your lawn green in a drought.) At very least, this probably won’t make things worse. Aqua Engineering got permission from W...

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Blue

ohsofickle.blogspot.com 03 Aug '12, 7am

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{joy.nu} Verona, Milan, Lake Como

{joy.nu} Verona, Milan, Lake Como

joy.nu 01 Aug '12, 6am

We had a nice morning stroll in the City of Verona, visited the Arena and Juliet’s house. Saw Juliet’s statue and balcony…...

Hmm should I try

Hmm should I try

chuckei.com 09 Aug '12, 5pm

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Fake health food: How to spot it and what to eat instead

Fake health food: How to spot it and what to ea...

grist.org 31 Jul '12, 6pm

Like real celebrities, real food doesn’t need to shout about its health benefits. Processed foods, on the other hand, need...

Blue Moon to Grace the Sky in August via @ecorazzi

Blue Moon to Grace the Sky in August via @ecorazzi

ecorazzi.com 31 Jul '12, 1pm

Rao also revealed most people will see the two full moons in August, but with one unique exception. The second moon will g...