NL's whale fountain shut off for sanitary reasons New London The city turned off the water at the new whale tail fountain over the weekend after someone reportedly defecated in the water. "People are using the tail as a latrine,'' Evelyn Louziotis said. "It's an $11 million bathroom." America, wise up. This is the opposite of what generations of Americans taught their kids: "Cleanliness is next to Godliness." What say you?