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A solution to La Jolla´s smell
problem proves elusive

Los Angeles Times, by Tony Perry

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/5/2013 8:30:14 PM

LA JOLLA — There´s a political stink rising in this seaside community, blown ashore from the rocks of La Jolla Cove, where myriad seabirds and marine mammals roost, rest and leave behind what animals leave behind. The offal accumulation is offending noses at trendy restaurants, tourist haunts, and expensive condos perched on some of the most pricey real estate in the country. But finding a solution to the olfactory assault has proved elusive. Environmental regulations have thwarted proposals to cleanse the rocks with a non-toxic, biodegradable solution.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: clw54, 1/5/2013 8:44:03 PM     (No. 9100835)

It´s a conservative plot to make things unpleasant for those La Jolla libs.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/5/2013 8:44:29 PM     (No. 9100836)

Stop feeding them.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: fayebeck, 1/5/2013 8:52:16 PM     (No. 9100844)

Sorta reminds one of the stinky homeless nesting in San Diego. La Jolla? Stinkin´ seals? Couldn´t happen to a better and more deserving jerks.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 1/5/2013 9:03:29 PM     (No. 9100850)

The Texans are winning !

Oh...I´m sorry.

Were yall whining about some Californy thing?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: vikmac, 1/5/2013 9:04:04 PM     (No. 9100851)

Just so you know, a lot of conservative republicans, including Mitt Romney, live in La Jolla. For the most part, they are not the idle rich but professors, scientists, entrepreneurs, small and big business owners, public servants, and teachers. None of them deserve the big stink which could be solved in one day except for the stupid environmental rules in California. We just have to wash the rocks with water but it´s not allowed. California is the canary in the liberal experiment and the canary is dying.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: glcinpdx, 1/5/2013 9:40:20 PM     (No. 9100879)

Bwahahahahaha

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Reply 7 - Posted by: FLCracker, 1/5/2013 10:14:43 PM     (No. 9100915)

You´re supposed to mine that stuff and make fertilizer and GUNPOWDER out of it.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Grant Hodges, 1/5/2013 10:20:10 PM     (No. 9100918)

Liberalism succeeds by preventing the solution of problems. If problems are solved, then who would need the liberals? How would they afford the armed guards who drive their big black SUVs to the office?

Give you an example: Extinctions. If a plant or animal is threatened, the first thing the liberals do is prevent anyone from raising more. Tigers is a good example. They are only slightly harder to raise than housecats... but they are going extinct. No excuse, except if you have plenty of tigers, you don´t need any liberals to be the gatekeeper for tiger prosperity.....etc. etc. etc.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: jl80863, 1/5/2013 10:45:02 PM     (No. 9100939)

Thi s one of the very few times I approve of environmental regulations. It seems that California hot shots are making the same mistake that many have made purchasing property and then expecting that now that they are there things must change.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: kiwinews, 1/5/2013 10:53:21 PM     (No. 9100950)

Fireboat, waterjets - done.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Japanorama, 1/6/2013 5:43:00 AM     (No. 9101074)

Perhaps this helps:
Deepak Chopra ran his Center for Well Being in La Jolla until recently.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Sergeant Major, 1/6/2013 7:16:46 AM     (No. 9101155)

Much like the people that build homes at the end of airport runways then complain about the noise.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: franq, 1/6/2013 7:56:08 AM     (No. 9101208)

Put up a wind farm. Will take care of the birds.

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