In December 1973 Johnny Carson was rumoured to have inadvertently caused a run on toilet paper after making a joke on The Tonight Show.Today, (though not quite sure where the recent rumours have come from) according to industry experts there is no supply problem, i.e. no more need to stock up on toilet paper than … Continue reading A big run on toilet paper was last experienced in 1973! Is it any more than just another rumour today that’s causing this ‘bums rush’?!
As per last week’s heads up on the bottoms down. We should point out from the very start, it’s a history that relates more to the west as sitters, than the east who predominantly squat (or other regions where people still squat) – as we all did once upon a time! Nevertheless, with the exception … Continue reading ‘The Daily Poo!’ This week, ‘A Potted History of the Toilet’ part 1.
I have to start this week by mentioning a magazine I found called ‘Toilet Paper’ which may be familiar to many of you fashionistas – but, great design and wanted to flag it up as a fantastic coffee table mag or one for the bathroom! Let’s continue with a fun and educational youtube clip from … Continue reading ‘The Daily Poo!’ The Latest News on loos & no. 2s
There’s a fundamental difference about the way people go to the loo, primarily (as a generalisation) in the west we sit, and in the east they squat. In itself the correct posture is quite a matter for debate, after all humanity was designed to squat. Then way back in the days of the Sumerians, sitting … Continue reading ‘The Daily Poo!’ Toilet Tech plus the latest news & views in the poop loop.
‘The Daily Poo!’ Though more and more people talk about it these days, the time has come to get down and dirty on this whole business, of your business! Having written 2 books so far on Poop & The History of the Toilet (awaiting publication) and with a 3rd in the pipeline for early 2020… … Continue reading The latest news on the Toilet in our new Toilet Paper… ‘The Daily Poo!’