What did people use before paper money was invented?

Answer The first true coins were made in Lydia of a gold-silver alloy, electrum. The kings of this ancient kingdom took advantage of the vast repository of electrum and became wealthy by mining and mintin... Read More »

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Why do some people not flush away toilet paper after using Why do some people put it in the trash instead?

It depends on the design of your toilet and whether or not you're on a sewer or a septic tank, but some places you can't flush the paper. I'm in Guatemala right now and you can't flush the paper an... Read More »

Do you always put toilet paper down on the seat in a public rest room before sitting down?

No,never,not one time. And I tell you what gets on my nerves more then anything is the girls who are afraidto frikkin sit on the toilet. They pee all over the seat doing the hover squirt. It's nast... Read More »

Can the type of toilet paper used cause toilet-flushing problems?

Maybe, but generally it's the amount of TP one uses that causes the problems. That, and the new low-flush water saver toilets. Thinner would likely be better than softer, because some of the so... Read More »

How to Fix an Overflowed Toilet Stuffed by Toilet Paper?

Toilets rely on gravity and pressure to help clear waste through the lines. The typical opening of a toilet's waste pipe can be between 3” and 4” in size; enough to handle most waste, but easil... Read More »