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Zimbabwe city residents synchronize toilet flush
AP via Yahoo ^ | September 22, 2012

Posted on 09/22/2012 10:05:32 AM PDT by EveningStar

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — City authorities in Zimbabwe's second largest city are appealing to home owners to flush their toilets at a specified time as a way to unblock sewers after days of severe water rationing.

(Excerpt) Read more at news.yahoo.com ...


TOPICS: Chit/Chat; Miscellaneous
KEYWORDS: flush; napl; synchronizedflushing; watershortage; zimbabwe
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1 posted on 09/22/2012 10:05:37 AM PDT by EveningStar
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To: Slings and Arrows; martin_fierro

ping


2 posted on 09/22/2012 10:06:29 AM PDT by EveningStar
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To: EveningStar

All 3 of them?


3 posted on 09/22/2012 10:07:45 AM PDT by SWAMPSNIPER (The Second Amendment, a Matter of Fact, Not a Matter of Opinion)
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To: EveningStar

Most fun they’ve had in years.


4 posted on 09/22/2012 10:08:45 AM PDT by BenLurkin (This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both)
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To: EveningStar

Synced flushing.

Engineering at it’s finest.

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5 posted on 09/22/2012 10:09:05 AM PDT by TLI ( ITINERIS IMPENDEO VALHALLA)
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To: TLI

“Synced flushing” Look for this event at the next Olympics.


6 posted on 09/22/2012 10:10:37 AM PDT by mkmensinger
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To: EveningStar

I predict this will cause a lot of backed up and overflowed toilets at the same time.


7 posted on 09/22/2012 10:11:23 AM PDT by freedom1st
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To: EveningStar

It’s only funny until a billion Chinese decide to jump at the same time ...


8 posted on 09/22/2012 10:12:16 AM PDT by x
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To: EveningStar

Obamaland!

When is he going on a study tour?


9 posted on 09/22/2012 10:12:58 AM PDT by Hardraade (http://junipersec.wordpress.com (I will fear no muslim))
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To: EveningStar

Send in Al Bundy.


10 posted on 09/22/2012 10:13:01 AM PDT by Kirkwood (Zombie Hunter)
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To: EveningStar

Americans are encouraged to do the same on November 6.


11 posted on 09/22/2012 10:13:31 AM PDT by meadsjn
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To: EveningStar; Clint N. Suhks

The good people of Maryland, with O’Malley-Idiot’s new *Toilet Flush Tax*, need to do this. LOL.


12 posted on 09/22/2012 10:14:20 AM PDT by carriage_hill (Libs, dems, unions, leftist scum & murderous muzzies - are like bacteria: attack, attack, attack!)
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13 posted on 09/22/2012 10:15:38 AM PDT by JoeProBono (A closed mouth gathers no feet - Mater tua caligas exercitus gerit ;-{)
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To: Kirkwood

BA-WOOOSH! Now that’s a man’s flush!


14 posted on 09/22/2012 10:18:24 AM PDT by dfwgator (I'm voting for Ryan and that other guy.)
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To: EveningStar; All

15 posted on 09/22/2012 10:20:06 AM PDT by musicman (Until I see the REAL Long Form Vault BC, he's just "PRES__ENT" Obama = Without "ID")
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To: SWAMPSNIPER
All 3 of them?

Hah...that comment made me look up the population of Harare, Zimbabwe...

1.6 million people live there...

Since this country was a British Colony.. I'm sure there was (or was)a decent sewer infrastructure...

Million toilets flushing at once...what can go wrong ?

16 posted on 09/22/2012 10:22:25 AM PDT by Popman (In a place you only dream of Where your soul is always free)
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To: EveningStar

Hopefully we will be doing the same thing on Nov 6 using voting booths instead of toilets.


17 posted on 09/22/2012 10:30:28 AM PDT by Eccl 10:2 (Prov 3:5 --- "Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding")
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To: EveningStar

Zimbabwe - it’s not the sewer system that needs a good flushing.


18 posted on 09/22/2012 10:33:54 AM PDT by sjmjax (Politicans are like bananas - they start out green, turn yellow, then rot.)
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To: EveningStar; MeekOneGOP; Conspiracy Guy; DocRock; King Prout; Darksheare; OSHA; martin_fierro; ...
Harare's the seat of government - of course there's a lot of s***.


19 posted on 09/22/2012 10:37:10 AM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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To: EveningStar
This sounds like a plan which might backfire.
20 posted on 09/22/2012 10:38:23 AM PDT by katana (Just my opinions)
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