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Bad Inventions

Lardo2 Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 1:14 PM
We (and by "we", I mean my boss) just had a touchless faucet & automatic paper towel dispenser installed in our mens room. (He's a techno geek & a green-weenie.) Both of these units are completely worthless. The faucet spashes water all over the place. (mostly in your face.) and the towel dispenser, more often than not, allows you only one "sheet". So here you are, holding your single sheet of paper towel. Which, of course, becomes totally soaked as soon as it gets within an inch of your dripping wet face. And long before you approach anything close to dry. Whoopie!! Let us cheer for our earth concious, green advancements.

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.

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