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Date: 06/30/11 08:52 AM

74 Responses to Greatest Toilet Invention Since The Urinal [Pic]

  1. Profile photo of Yuewolf
    Yuewolf Male 13-17
    19 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 8:54 am
    Link: Greatest Toilet Invention Since The Urinal - I don`t really want to know how this toilet figures things out, but I am all for this brilliant technology.
  2. Profile photo of SarahofBorg
    SarahofBorg Female 18-29
    3564 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 8:59 am
    I imagine peeing requires less water to flush so it`s a water-saver.
  3. Profile photo of meepmaker
    meepmaker Male 30-39
    6695 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:00 am
    Go figure.
  4. Profile photo of hwkiller
    hwkiller Male 18-29
    490 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:01 am
    What`s to figure out? I`m guessing they are different flush levels for different "levels of business."
  5. Profile photo of malikymoo
    malikymoo Female 18-29
    2029 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:01 am
    erm what? i have this
  6. Profile photo of Gerry1of1
    Gerry1of1 Male 50-59
    35684 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:01 am

    so, it`s a one or two seater?
  7. Profile photo of DrRitchie
    DrRitchie Male 18-29
    94 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:02 am
    I`ve seen these before. the 1 uses barely any water to flush while the 2 uses enough to take care of business.
  8. Profile photo of Revolutioniz
    Revolutioniz Male 18-29
    911 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:03 am
    who captioned this? are they retarded? 2 buttons, the button with (1) on it is for flushing urine and probably uses significantly less water
  9. Profile photo of wickedsngr
    wickedsngr Female 18-29
    457 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:04 am
    It`s just a higher flow of water for #2.
  10. Profile photo of bizzarmind
    bizzarmind Male 18-29
    390 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:05 am
    I believe it`s a different flush option...1 uses less water, and 2 is a full flush
  11. Profile photo of ieatbunnies
    ieatbunnies Male 30-39
    881 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:05 am
    That is fantastic and a brilliant idea.
  12. Profile photo of IshiiDaFishy
    IshiiDaFishy Male 18-29
    773 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:05 am
    You press button 1 after number 1, press button 2 after number 2. Simple, lame, overpriced watersaving technology.
  13. Profile photo of Enjin
    Enjin Male 30-39
    802 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:08 am
    I`m guessing you have never been to Japan because our toilets are far beyond this.
  14. Profile photo of Xpekt
    Xpekt Male 18-29
    134 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:09 am
    its not that complicated i have one in my house.. if you do a number 1 you press number 1.. if you do a 2 you press 2. how is this a post? lmfao
  15. Profile photo of Isobel
    Isobel Female 18-29
    245 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:09 am
    This thing has been around for years.
    And the toilet doesn`t figure anything out, you choose the correct flush-button yourself...
    Failed post >_>
  16. Profile photo of cyborg
    cyborg Male 13-17
    2790 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:10 am
    this has been around for awhile. it`s not that great
  17. Profile photo of herouk87
    herouk87 Male 18-29
    189 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:11 am
    I don`t get it

    Well, i do get it, but i don`t understand why its on here. The 2 level flush has been around for years surely?

    Must try harder I-A-B
  18. Profile photo of seetherage
    seetherage Male 18-29
    86 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:11 am
    Press 1 and less water is used;
    Press 2 and more water is used;
  19. Profile photo of jonnycake63
    jonnycake63 Male 18-29
    146 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:12 am
    Haha jokes on you. This toilet goes by the if its yellow let it mellow if its brown flush it down policy. Pressing 1 doesn`t do anything.
  20. Profile photo of Nirolosa
    Nirolosa Female 18-29
    6 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:12 am
    So...? I have that here, 1 is a light flush and 2 is a strong flush. Welcome to Europe.
  21. Profile photo of ChrisMunich
    ChrisMunich Male 18-29
    383 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:28 am
    What`s so odd about this? They`ve been around for years
  22. Profile photo of Justin9235
    Justin9235 Male 18-29
    1582 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:28 am
    So is just any retard allow to post anything now a days?
  23. Profile photo of BrunoStuff
    BrunoStuff Male 13-17
    23 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:39 am
    you guys dont get it do you
  24. Profile photo of kirstoner
    kirstoner Female 18-29
    535 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:40 am
    Uh, guys? This is NOT news. Wow.
  25. Profile photo of Chojiro
    Chojiro Male 18-29
    247 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:40 am
  26. Profile photo of CaptainPabst
    CaptainPabst Male 18-29
    1250 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:47 am
    Figures things out? You have to press the button.... wtf is wrong wiff u ppl
  27. Profile photo of MikeyNiv
    MikeyNiv Male 18-29
    697 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:51 am
    "I don`t really want to know how this toilet figures things out"

    it doesnt you idiot. you choose it yourself. jeez. moron
  28. Profile photo of K3vin
    K3vin Male 18-29
    487 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:52 am
    dual flush toilet.... whoopeee
  29. Profile photo of clone_of_god
    clone_of_god Male 18-29
    109 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:55 am
    you should either go easy on the tittle (don`t get our expetations up for nothing) oooooooooor post smt kewl
  30. Profile photo of drips
    drips Male 30-39
    904 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 9:56 am
    My blender has Hi and Lo speeds. Can I submit a photo of that?
  31. Profile photo of trippy25
    trippy25 Male 18-29
    340 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 10:14 am
    i guess for number 1 is doesnt require such a heavy flush lol number 2 it might want to power wash out the toilet to get rid of skid marks
  32. Profile photo of kribbe
    kribbe Male 18-29
    2006 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 10:15 am
    don`t see whats so special with this
  33. Profile photo of Student_Law
    Student_Law Male 30-39
    1010 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 10:17 am
    I am taking a photo of my table and posting it.

    It is white, AND it has both glas AND wood. At the same time!!

    I am going to name the caption "look, there is an airplane up in the sky". Looking forward to see it posted on iab :-)
  34. Profile photo of cndman15
    cndman15 Male 18-29
    328 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 10:25 am
    cmon you guys this is pretty clever.
  35. Profile photo of Listypoos
    Listypoos Male 40-49
    3053 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 10:27 am
    from some of the reactions, I`m guessing these toilets aren`t standard in the US like they have been in most of europe for the last 10 years of so.
  36. Profile photo of jadedtortois
    jadedtortois Female 18-29
    779 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 10:50 am
    Wow... we`ve had these in Canada for ages....

    All it does is give more water for the #2...
  37. Profile photo of Steelgrid
    Steelgrid Male 30-39
    2700 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 10:56 am
    Another crappy post from **Begins broken record mumbo jumbo**

    Seriously IAB STOP!!!!
  38. Profile photo of funnehkitteh
    funnehkitteh Male 18-29
    528 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 11:02 am
    been in england years too :/ sorry to burst yo bubbles
  39. Profile photo of DrProfessor
    DrProfessor Male 18-29
    3894 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 11:03 am
    Gasp. A toilet.
  40. Profile photo of SumRandom1
    SumRandom1 Male 18-29
    794 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 11:14 am
    these toilets are not even standard in US right now, and most americans would still be confused as in why this has two buttons and is not automatic sensor control, and why does the water just go down using gravity and not being pressurized, CUZ THIS IS MERICA GOD DAMN IT!!
  41. Profile photo of Mantistador
    Mantistador Male 18-29
    2200 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 11:28 am
    shouldnt the 1 be larger then the 2 since there will probably be more pissing then pooping in the toilet and to remove less accidental presses, make the 1 larger? or am i just thinking too much?
  42. Profile photo of madduck
    madduck Female 50-59
    7277 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 11:33 am
    Er- yes, been around for ages- dual flush.....
  43. Profile photo of Tubby12370
    Tubby12370 Male 18-29
    1440 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 11:34 am
    This is post worthy, how?
  44. Profile photo of cndian_mouse
    cndian_mouse Female 18-29
    142 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 11:48 am
    Really? This is postworthy? It`s probably a water saving toilet, see how the part with 1 in it is smaller? It releases less water. You hit 2 if you want to use a larger amount of water to flush.. Nothing spectacular and really not postworthy
  45. Profile photo of astralomega
    astralomega Female 18-29
    162 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 11:59 am
    I feel it was the opposite when I came to Canada and was confused as to why all the public toilets WEREN`T dual-flush.
  46. Profile photo of Wraithix
    Wraithix Male 30-39
    178 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 12:02 pm
    I have had one of those at my house for a year now. After it clogged for the 3rd time from women, my plumber said to always push 2. Pushing 1 does not allow enough water to properly flush toilet paper through the pipes.

    Maybe this one has been tweaked.
  47. Profile photo of DeathToLems
    DeathToLems Female 18-29
    1435 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 12:03 pm
    this is so old. like 10 years,. you just found this? what did you used to have? a hole in the ground
  48. Profile photo of showstoprake
    showstoprake Male 18-29
    90 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 12:12 pm
    Yet another "crappy" post!!!
  49. Profile photo of McGovern1981
    McGovern1981 Male 30-39
    14194 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 12:12 pm
    How is this beter 1.5 gallon flushing toilet that`s was made standard awhile ago?? This just looks liike more crap to malfunction.

    <------- Former plumber.
  50. Profile photo of Buiadh
    Buiadh Male 30-39
    6740 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 12:34 pm
    Is this a new thing int he US? Let me guess, it "infringes your freedom to use as much goddamn water as you want"?
  51. Profile photo of JoeYC
    JoeYC Male 18-29
    721 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 12:37 pm
    your american toilets are so much different but so much better than here in the UK. the water level is much heigher which stops the splash back... although i have to hold my penis up from dangling in the water, and it sucks the water down instead of ours that just flushes down the side.
  52. Profile photo of kameo360fan
    kameo360fan Female 13-17
    383 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 12:39 pm
    This is really old, man. Were you living under a rock?
  53. Profile photo of Fatninja01
    Fatninja01 Male 30-39
    25350 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 1:00 pm
    toilet humour for the win
  54. Profile photo of SlothOfDoom
    SlothOfDoom Male 30-39
    2033 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 1:10 pm
    Um, these have been available in north america for almost 10 years, elsewhere for longer. Why the hell did this get posted?

    Absolutely one of the stupidest things I have seen on IAB ever, and that is saying something.
  55. Profile photo of DShephard
    DShephard Male 18-29
    1595 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 1:50 pm

    Whenever I go to the UK I find the toilets rather enjoyable.

    Meh, I guess whatever`s different then what you`re used to is what you like.
  56. Profile photo of mackin
    mackin Male 30-39
    210 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 1:54 pm
    Not only have these been around for quite some time in North America, but the toilet doesn`t figure it out, you push whichever button is appropriate.

    Japan has similar ones, but you pull the handle for 1 and push for 2.
  57. Profile photo of OldOllie
    OldOllie Male 60-69
    15845 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 2:08 pm
    Could they have put the buttons in a MORE inconvenient location for a courtesy flush?
  58. Profile photo of maxxim
    maxxim Male 30-39
    125 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 2:11 pm
    yea, these have been around a long time, the US has had the push down for full flush, lift up for half flush style toilet for atleast 15 years and these are just the "easier to use" versions of those, for people who could not figure out the other design.
  59. Profile photo of freddyferret
    freddyferret Male 40-49
    11744 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 2:50 pm
    You push 1 if you pee and 2 if you poop. Simple.
  60. Profile photo of ED-209
    ED-209 Male 30-39
    53 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 4:04 pm
    Push them both...and puke makes 3!
  61. Profile photo of erick0619
    erick0619 Male 18-29
    148 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 5:22 pm
    oldollie i know where this pic is from the toilet has like some super suction powers so no courtesy flush needed :D
  62. Profile photo of razbitom
    razbitom Male 40-49
    900 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 5:48 pm
    `s how every toilet looks down under.
  63. Profile photo of kinky_afr0
    kinky_afr0 Male 18-29
    583 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 7:10 pm
    old old news
  64. Profile photo of Flashpacker
    Flashpacker Male 18-29
    665 posts
    June 30, 2011 at 8:49 pm
    yeah, old.. it uses less water when u press 1
  65. Profile photo of AaronianKen
    AaronianKen Male 18-29
    101 posts
    July 1, 2011 at 1:09 am
    i`ve had one like this for about 8 years
  66. Profile photo of xCYBERDYNEx
    xCYBERDYNEx Male 18-29
    4903 posts
    July 1, 2011 at 3:34 am
    not that impressive
  67. Profile photo of evski1975
    evski1975 Male 30-39
    59 posts
    July 1, 2011 at 6:28 am
    @rasbitom is right.

    Down under, we`ve had this "technology" for about 20 years. 5 years of drought virtually made it compulsory.

    Interestingly, design problems occur as the smaller one always looks like a No. 2, while the larger area .... well, you know.
  68. Profile photo of RecycleElf
    RecycleElf Male 18-29
    3622 posts
    July 1, 2011 at 9:08 am
    i guess they don`t have this everywhere?
  69. Profile photo of acidballroom
    acidballroom Male 18-29
    4 posts
    July 1, 2011 at 3:58 pm
    Yep. I`m 20 years old and I`ve never seen a non-public toilet that didn`t have the half flush/full flush. I guess I assumed they would be standard everywhere.
  70. Profile photo of Kadinsky
    Kadinsky Male 18-29
    575 posts
    July 1, 2011 at 4:07 pm
    That`s really helpful!

    On an unrelated note: have you guys seen this amazing film? It`s about a boy who finds out he`s a wizard! It`s all the rage on the internet!
  71. Profile photo of FeelTheRide
    FeelTheRide Female 18-29
    515 posts
    July 1, 2011 at 8:21 pm
    @ recyvleElf...yeah theses are pretty new in the US...we are pretty slow on the "green, love the environment" business.
  72. Profile photo of xamilo
    xamilo Male 18-29
    128 posts
    July 1, 2011 at 10:14 pm
    Yeah, we have had in Australia forever! I actually thought it was a common thing in the U.S> as well. Anyway, its actually pretty clever. You just half flush when you only pee to save water!
  73. Profile photo of photomstr
    photomstr Male 50-59
    766 posts
    July 2, 2011 at 2:17 am
    they dont work . . . you end up flushing 2 or 3 times for # 2, waste of money and water great con job to sell more potties tho
  74. Profile photo of terracottus
    terracottus Male 30-39
    280 posts
    July 3, 2011 at 12:16 pm
    They work. And have been around for...20 years? I don`t even know...

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