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Badly Designed Flood Basin
The designers must not have drawn this thing out on paper. See the 'more info' link.
Iowa State Capitol (2.17 mi / 3.49 km)
Des Moines Botanical Center (2.53 mi / 4.07 km)
Principal Park (3.09 mi / 4.98 km)
Science Center of Iowa (3.25 mi / 5.23 km)
Great Ape Trust (4.50 mi / 7.24 km)
Drake University Stadium (4.54 mi / 7.31 km)
Adventureland Park (4.67 mi / 7.51 km)
Des Moines International Airport (6.64 mi / 10.68 km)
Blank Park Zoo (6.76 mi / 10.88 km)
Chow's Gymnastics & Dance (9.39 mi / 15.12 km)
From: RayneOH boy! lol
Mon Jun 12 18:42:02 -0700 2006
From: pete592The 'aerial photo' on the Des Moines Register site does, in fact, reveal a landmark whose shape will surely titillate purveyors of sophomoric toilet humor.
Tue Jun 13 11:34:40 -0700 2006
But in my opinion, what we see in Google Earth just doesn't amount to much. It's too bad actually. Has this place become overgrown with grass or something? Was the Register photo taken during construction?
From: AlanI don't get it. What, exactly, is interesting in this photo? And where is the "more info." link?
Wed Jun 14 05:21:00 -0700 2006
From: geeeniusClick on the "Learn more at dmregister" link. The picture does not show the actual "interesting" part very well.
Wed Jun 14 07:20:20 -0700 2006
From: Ravendark54Yeah this is one of those posts where the interesting spot is more clearly identified by the "more info" link.
Wed Jun 14 09:18:23 -0700 2006
From: crby35HAHA. It's shaped like a penis.
Tue Feb 26 14:58:43 -0800 2008
From: AlanNo it doesn't; it looks more like a melting Oklahoma than a penis.
Wed Feb 27 22:03:34 -0800 2008
For those of us whose minds are not in the gutter, is there something interesting we're supposed to be seeing here? (I clicked on the link, but is just says Page not Found.)
From: Sub GirlDude, it totally looks like a penis. And a melting Oklahoma. You don't really have to have you mind in a gutter to see it.
Thu Feb 28 11:48:13 -0800 2008