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Chet

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year later, the district will spend $13 million to replace 20-year-old screens and other equipment that has failed at the "headworks,"
Heh heh heh. headworks.
 

Rem

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Zoning Goddess said:
And thus begets one of the world's worst jobs: filter condom cleaner.
I apologise for the gender stereotyping but I think it's classic that ZG immediately thought "Who's gonna clean that damn thing?".

The bigger question is why are they still using a Lake outfall? They should be prosecuted for that.
 

Budgie

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Population Projections

Zoning Goddess said:
And thus begets one of the world's worst jobs: filter condom cleaner.
This may be off the beaten path, but is it possible to estimate a city's population by counting the used condoms retrieved at the wastewater treatment plant?
 

SkeLeton

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Even more.. speculate how many abortions there is in the city in one year counting the number of broken condoms :p
Now I bet it'll 'suck' to be a condom filter cleaner... :p 'cause I doubt they'll invent some system that makes it clean itself... you know.. [bad_joke]mexicans and cubans need work... [/bad_joke]
 

Rumpy Tunanator

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Re: Population Projections

Budgie said:
This may be off the beaten path, but is it possible to estimate a city's population by counting the used condoms retrieved at the wastewater treatment plant?
-Not likely, cause if it ain't skin...... More likely able to tell the prostitute count from that, unless everybody uses the toilet to get rid of their condoms in Milwaukee.
 

SkeLeton

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Sewers used to outfall in the river, until like 4 years ago...when they built the treatment plant.
 

Zoning Goddess

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Re: Population Projections

Budgie said:
This may be off the beaten path, but is it possible to estimate a city's population by counting the used condoms retrieved at the wastewater treatment plant?
I think Skel is right. It is only possible to estimate the city's potential, but unrealized, population. Still....ick.
 

Chet

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Re: Re: Population Projections

Zoning Goddess said:
I think Skel is right. It is only possible to estimate the city's potential, but unrealized, population. Still....ick.
Yes but you'd have to recalculate and project how many of those condoms are preventing butt babies, which dont live anyway. ;)
 

Zoning Goddess

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Re: Re: Re: Population Projections

Chet said:
Yes but you'd have to recalculate and project how many of those condoms are preventing butt babies, which dont live anyway. ;)
I amost tried to figure out what you meant and then thought...naaahhh.
 

Chet

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Re: Re: Re: Re: Population Projections

Zoning Goddess said:
I amost tried to figure out what you meant and then thought...naaahhh.
Killing Racoons! LOL
 

Cardinal

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Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Population Projections

Rumpy Tuna said:
-Yum Yum, I can't wait until we hit that wobbling deer.
Have we figured out what killing deer means? With kittens, raccoons and squirrels, there isn't much left.
 

donk

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So the Coney Island Whitefish has migrated in land. Hopefully it is not as bad as zebra mussels the lamprey eels or purple loosestrife.;)

Halifax still dumps raw sewage straight into the harbour.
 

Seabishop

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Re: Re: Re: Population Projections

Chet said:
Yes but you'd have to recalculate and project how many of those condoms are preventing butt babies, which dont live anyway. ;)
Good thing they don't or else San Fransisco's housing crisis would be even worse. ;)
 
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