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Video: L.A.'s Sunsets Are Better Thanks to The Smog

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California (better off with the smog) from Unagriot on Vimeo.

Say what you will about air quality, but one popular embrace of the perpetual bad news about our local skies is to note that the smog makes our sunsets more spectacular. So goes the theory of this recent video effort that claims to be "proof" smog is, at least in one way, better for California. Agree?