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Old 01-17-10, 11:31 PM   #1
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Pink Snow in Buffalo?

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Some snow in a Buffalo neighborhood turned a deep shade of pink after a cloud of powder was released during demolition of a business that once made food coloring.

As surprised parents and pet owners wondered whether to ban outdoor play, state health and environmental officials collected samples.

A demolition contractor says a pipe that contained about five pounds of residual red dye No. 40 ruptured at a building being torn down near the former Buffalo Color plant Thursday afternoon. John Yensan of Ontario Specialty Contracting says powder was carried by the wind across homes, cars and streets.
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Old 01-17-10, 11:41 PM   #2
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red 40, isn't that the one made from petroleum or coal/tar?
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Old 01-17-10, 11:47 PM   #3
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Don't you eat that...Wait...what color snow???"
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Old 01-18-10, 09:01 AM   #4
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Red 40? I thought that was a play designed by pcad during his youth football days.
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Old 01-18-10, 04:14 PM   #5
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That's weird I've been feeling slightly infertile.
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Old 01-18-10, 08:00 PM   #7
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It's a plot by Holly to lure Pcad out of hiding so she can wrassle him for the title of football knowledge queen.
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