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Vancouver fog

Oct. 23, 2013, 4:39 p.m.
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At least it's not this:

http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131021/china-smog-emergency-shuts-city-11-million-people

Seriously, you could not pay me enough money to live there… Guaranteed lung cancer in 10 years.

"Bicycling is a healthy and manly pursuit with much to recommend it, and, unlike other foolish crazes, it has not died out."
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Oct. 23, 2013, 4:45 p.m.
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Yikes. Thats awful.

Our fog on the other hand can stay! Means no rain. I love it!

Oct. 23, 2013, 5:15 p.m.
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The foghorns from ships are getting annoying, I wear earplugs to bed now. But yeh, first world vancouver problem, glad it's not smog.

Oct. 23, 2013, 5:18 p.m.
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I was just in Peeg this AM, I think the thick fog was keeping in the mill stink and I doubt many planes got in or out

Oct. 23, 2013, 5:21 p.m.
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I was just in Peeg this AM, I think the thick fog was keeping in the mill stink and I doubt many planes got in or out

Peeg mill stank is a special kind of stank. Nasty.

Oct. 23, 2013, 5:21 p.m.
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The foghorns from ships are getting annoying, I wear earplugs to bed now. But yeh, first world vancouver problem, glad it's not smog.

bwaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa

"Bicycling is a healthy and manly pursuit with much to recommend it, and, unlike other foolish crazes, it has not died out."
- The Daily Telegraph (1877)

Oct. 23, 2013, 5:27 p.m.
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yeah but I hadn't noticed it being as bad the last few times I visited peeg, I was on asma meds living in PeeG and I quit using them when I left

Oct. 23, 2013, 7:33 p.m.
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I remember that stink. They said you'd get used to it. No way!

Walked out the seawall from the pool in sunlight fog didn't close in until past 2nd beach.

“.....with a malevolent fascist swine atop its titular apex, the pitiful wounded beast of a rotten, spiritually dead American Superpower is careening towards epic barbarism while pushing the species dangerously to the tipping points of extinction.”

Oct. 23, 2013, 8:29 p.m.
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The foghorns from ships are getting annoying, I wear earplugs to bed now. But yeh, first world vancouver problem, glad it's not smog.

Do you have a sweet waterfront place? I can hardly hear them where I am…

Ride, don't slide.

Oct. 23, 2013, 8:35 p.m.
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Hell, I can hear them on Victoria Dr.

“.....with a malevolent fascist swine atop its titular apex, the pitiful wounded beast of a rotten, spiritually dead American Superpower is careening towards epic barbarism while pushing the species dangerously to the tipping points of extinction.”

Oct. 23, 2013, 9:34 p.m.
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Do you have a sweet waterfront place? I can hardly hear them where I am…

It's above the highway but there's definitely a clear line of sight to the boats

Oct. 23, 2013, 10:09 p.m.
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Fast Orange is going to turn into Fast Gray pretty soon.

Oct. 23, 2013, 10:54 p.m.
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this fog is bad everywhere, last sunday If fog kept the turbo otter from flying we would have been stuck up at burnie hut with lots of food,beer,wine and a cook …not so bad eh

Oct. 23, 2013, 11:14 p.m.
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this fog is bad everywhere, last sunday If fog kept the turbo otter from flying we would have been stuck up at burnie hut with lots of food,beer,wine and a cook …not so bad eh

That would have been sweet. I'm already looking forward to Vancouver snow days where everything shuts down because of 5cms.

Oct. 23, 2013, 11:23 p.m.
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Beautiful blue bird days in Whistler and Pemby, sucks you guys are all fogged out!

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