I wish this were a joke

What I caught my wife shopping for on line just now:

http://www.icanbreathe.com/1tan_side.jpg

An "I Can Breathe!" anti-pollution mask. Sigh.

http://www.icanbreathe.com/favori3.jpg

I'll wait until I see some of the local Beijingers resorting to masks. Even a middle-aged duffer has pride. And actually, it's been nice today.