Tuesday, March 09, 2010

Go, Canada...

Not being a hockey fan, but having a professional interest in plumbing, this struck me as deeply important stuff.

The water utility in Edmonton, EPCOR, published the most incredible graph of water consumption last week. By now you’ve probably heard that up to 80% of Canadians were watching last Sunday’s gold medal Olympic hockey game. So I guess it stands to reason that they’d all go pee between periods.
But still—the degree to which the water consumption matches with the key breaks in the hockey game is stunning. [More]

I guess this explains the phrase "flushed with victory".

[via iglesias]

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