Politicians jump in rivers in hopes of cleaning them
GETTING DIRTY: On the 28th anniversary of a deadline to clean up our nation's rivers, a few folks decided to jump in the Anacostia River to show how far we have to go. (Photo: wdj(0)/Flickr)
So there's the moral of the story: if you can’t clean it, swim it. It may lead some people to learn more about the condition of their rivers. At the very least it may get their name in a blog post.
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