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Around two thirds of the world apparently. And if they did we wouldn't have any trees.
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Nothing wrong with a finger and a can of water...……….
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Left hand of course.
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I would really need a pressure washer!
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Left hand of course.
In some cultures is it the custom only to eat with the right hand.

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That is provided in many Asian countries, and is very good for 'putting out the fire' after too many Jalapenos.
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In some cultures is it the custom only to eat with the right hand.



That is provided in many Asian countries, and is very good for 'putting out the fire' after too many Jalapenos.
Is that what Johnny Cash was singing about on his hit record "Ring of Fire?"
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Is that what Johnny Cash was singing about on his hit record "Ring of Fire?"
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Re: Loo paper

Dear lord, what have we descended into!

Same subject though... has anyone else noticed that loo rolls are getting narrower and even sometimes the cardboard tube is a bigger diameter. Same happening with kitchen roll too.
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Same subject though... has anyone else noticed that loo rolls are getting narrower and even sometimes the cardboard tube is a bigger diameter. Same happening with kitchen roll too.
Yes, I have noticed rolls getting narrower. It becomes apparent when you accidentally default to the finger and can of water technique!
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Same subject though... has anyone else noticed that loo rolls are getting narrower and even sometimes the cardboard tube is a bigger diameter. Same happening with kitchen roll too.
This is known as cost reduction, sorry, 'value engineering' and goes on everywhere. The idea is to give the impression that you are getting more for your money when you are actually getting less.
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The idea is to give the impression that you are getting more for your money when you are actually getting less.
Well whoever was in charge of that bit of ‘value engineering’ needs sacking cos making them obviously smaller doesn’t make me think I’m doing better, quite the opposite in fact. You’re right though it is happening with everything, all in the search for a quick buck and the ever improving bottom line. Why can’t organisations be happy without a year on year improvement in that bottom line. They must realise they can’t go on for ever increasing profits, invariably the ones that try end up going bust it would seem. Still as long as the incumbent CEO gets his multi million payoff why should he care about the pro saps at the coal face.
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Well, that's what loo paper is for!

Actually, I've noticed some supermarkets sell loo rolls on a rather smaller diameter core. Makes sense, as they can pack more goods into the box/lorry etc.and reduce transport costs. I always check out the cost per 100 sheets, and refuse to buy the expensive stuff, however quilted!
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Well, that's what loo paper is for!
So what is the puppy for?

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Run out of paper? Pick up the puppy, wipe!
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