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[TowerTalk] "Bright Idea Department!"

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Subject: [TowerTalk] "Bright Idea Department!"
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Date: Sun, 23 Mar 1997 19:30:39 -0700
Jay is a New Yorker and is confusing his "cold" with Atlanta's "mold".  I am
"sold" on this thread

At 09:15 PM 3/23/97 -0500, you wrote:
>Rod is correct...Pure gold does not oxidize.  However, what Ed may be seeing
>mold which is sometimes confused with gold.  Seem reasonable since the two
>substances differ by only one letter.
>Since the climate in Atlanta is very humid, it would stand to reason that Ed
>may actually talking about mold...As if Atlanta doesn't have enough problems
>to worry about!
>At 08:03 PM 3/23/97 +0000, you wrote:
>>>Anyone who believes gold doesn't oxidize does not show proper respect for
>>>alchemy. Take a look at the Atlanta gold dome on top of the capital building.
>>Ed, I respectfully disagree with you.  Gold DOES NOT oxidize!  Other\
>>impurities in any alloy containing gold may oxidize but Gold DOES NOT
>>OXIDIZE!!  I, again respectfully, suggest that the Atlanta gold dome is
>>not gold!  Possibly a gold paint, possibly a gold alloy, possibly what
>>is seen is pigeon droppings, but GOLD DOES NOT OXIDIZE.
>>Still Respectfully, Rod  W5HVV
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