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2007-12-10 -Signs, Portents, and the Weather-
Man trapped in bowling club toilet for four days
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Posted by Alaska Paul 2007-12-10 13:25|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6469 views ]  Top

#1 I would have kept warm by kicking the crap out of that door until it opened. Unless it's steal and reinforced with a bar it should have given before the 4 days.
Posted by rjschwarz 2007-12-10 14:08||   2007-12-10 14:08|| Front Page Top

#2  A wife may have wondered where he was but he is not married

She would not have bought the alibi either!
Posted by Capsu78 2007-12-10 15:01||   2007-12-10 15:01|| Front Page Top

#3 He was pinned, but his life was spared.
Posted by Erk 2007-12-10 15:11||   2007-12-10 15:11|| Front Page Top

#4 He was pinned, but his life was spared.

The Masked Punman strikes again!
Posted by Mike 2007-12-10 15:22||   2007-12-10 15:22|| Front Page Top

#5 Most toilets dorrs open inward, towards the loo. It's a building code thing.
Posted by Deacon Blues">Deacon Blues  2007-12-10 16:18||   2007-12-10 16:18|| Front Page Top

#6 A door that opens inward is only held closed by the doorjamb which is held in place by nails and paint. Most doors are also made of wood that can splinter given enough of a beating.

This guys retired, perhaps he's really old and incapable of beating the door down, or making enough noise before his friends left that he wasn't left behind.

Still, I would have tried.
Posted by rjschwarz 2007-12-10 16:46||   2007-12-10 16:46|| Front Page Top

#7 should've used his belt buckle to drive the hinge pins out, then slide the belt under the door and pull back to take it off the hinges.

Posted by Frank G">Frank G  2007-12-10 19:20||   2007-12-10 19:20|| Front Page Top

#8 On my person I always carry a good folding knife and a pocket lithium flashlight. They are pretty comforting things if you get stuck anywhere, but especially in a building during a power failure, or an elevator.
Posted by Alaska Paul">Alaska Paul  2007-12-10 20:53||   2007-12-10 20:53|| Front Page Top

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