This man's calling is to unclog drains in public infrastructure. As you can see from this footage, he's rather good at it.
I was walking by this place and saw that the drain needed to be cleared so I had my father drive me up here the next day, this time with a pair of tall boots. I cleared the drain in about a half an hour. Those logs are heavier than you think, their waterlogged which makes them heavier than a regular log. Also the leaf debris was being held down with a lot of suction and was hard to remove. I returned today and the lake had dropped about 5 in and the Culvert was no longer raging. The water level is back to normal. Thanks for watching
The great Katherine Johnson, one of the legendary African-American mathematicians who were essential to the Apollo 11 moon landing, has died at age 101. You’ll recall that Johnson, who worked at NASA’s Flight Research Division for more than three decades, was the central character in the film Hidden Figures. From the New York Times: Mrs. […]
In this amusing and rather frightening footage, a runaway utility cart turns in circles on the asphalt at Chicago’s O’Hare airport, slowly making its way toward a plane at the gate. Workers hover nearby, hoping for an opportunity to leap in and wrest control of the vehicle, but it’s whirling too fast and the risk […]
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Meditation seems simple. Just sit on the floor, clear your mind, and zen out. But have you tried sitting cross-legged on the floor without moving for even 10 minutes? It starts getting mighty uncomfortable after a while. And if you’ve got a few years on you, the knees and thighs are going to be barking […]
Unless you’re doing a lot better than most of us these days, having a personal masseuse on call isn’t really financially doable. And of course, how many masseurs are still doing house calls or accepting visitors during all this time of medical uncertainty? With skilled human hands mostly out of play right now, it falls […]