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Bad Inventions

Harold206 Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 8:16 AM
What I object to is that most restroom doors open into the room, which means you have to pull on a germ-laden handle to leave the restroom. 9-out-of-10 people used that door after failing to wash their hands. If you weren't one of those ignorant slobs, your act of cleanliness just got negated when you touched that door handle. Now, get back on topic, Ann. You have better things to write about in Town Hall.
SpaceVegetable Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 2:17 PM
Yuck. Glad I'm not a guy :-)
NullifyNow Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 9:30 AM
A "large" "trench"? !
lshort Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 8:28 AM
My husband always uses a paper towel or toilet paper to open the restroom door. He's kinda germophobic though.

I am bored with politics, refuse to pay attention to the news and am watching only True Crime TV shows and Turner Classic Movies these days. With the Democrats controlling the Senate and presidency, nothing good can possibly come out of Washington for at least another two years. So I thought I'd start the new year with something useful, like a short list of bad inventions.


Are people installing dishwashers next to their beds? I've checked my "Top 500 Daily Irritations" list and dishwasher noise is not on it.

What possible benefit derives from having...