We need a new scale: On Saturday, the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, which marks off the city’s air quality based on a 0-500 scale set by the EPA, detected air quality so bad that the Twitter account that updates people on the embassy’s air quality detection spat out a 755. 500 was supposed to be the maximum, by the way.
That’s impressively bad…
Things may be bad here in America, but at least we can’t chew our air.
as a point of reference: today (2 days after this tweet) the AQI in Bakersfield, CA was 74 and on average they have one...
hahahahahahahahahahaha It’s funny cause it’s true /maniacal laughter
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