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    Default Guess the Crap Hit the Fan

    Portable toilet blown off Jersey City construction site
    By Michaelangelo Conte/The Jersey Journal
    May 10, 2010, 4:58PM

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    A portable John shattered and splattered on a Downtown Jersey City street after plummeting 25 stories from a high-rise construction site during Saturday's heavy winds, officials said today.

    The Johnny-on-the-spot hurtled to ground at 7:36 p.m. and struck the pavement at Sixth Street and Washington Boulevard causing "a spill of its internal contents and the plastic structure of the portable toilet to be destroyed," reports said.

    Firefighters who were at the location on an elevator extraction call said they spotted the toilet falling from a height of approximately 25 stories and then closed Washington Boulevard to traffic until police arrived, reports said.

    Jersey City Police Emergency Services Unit officers were called to the scene to "remove the remnants" of the Port-a-Loo and a Belleville cleaning company responded to clean up the vile spill, reports said.

    Police said other debris was blowing from the building as well. After the portable toilet crashed to the ground, a city official and a representative of AJD Construction walked through the construction site to ensure that everything was secure, reports said.

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    Guess the Crap Hit the Fan
    Good one ...

    As to the incident .... ICKKKKK
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    We responded to a portable toilet on fire once, which was positioned in a new development. Nobody noticed it for a while and by the time we got there it was a big pile of liquid plastic and other "waste" that was burning away.

    It gave us hours of fun filled discusions about only getting "sh$tty calls", "the merrits of PPV vs. sh$t hitting the fan", "crap fires", and so forth...
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    If you have any pooo, FLING IT NOW!
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    Quote Originally Posted by mtg55 View Post
    If you have any pooo, FLING IT NOW!
    It's a big game of Pass the $hit.. Incident turned over to Police. FD Available.
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    I could just imagine sitting there working on an Elevator door and just seeing a huge blue object drop right next to you out the window.

    Hilarious.

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    Question And..............

    Was the Porto Potty Occupied at the Time??.... Inquiring minds want to know...........
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    Quote Originally Posted by hwoods
    Was the Porto Potty Occupied at the Time??.... Inquiring minds want to know...........
    THAT would be way too funny, if it was.
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    Quote Originally Posted by FIREMECH1 View Post
    THAT would be way too funny, if it was.
    I sure as heck hope it wasn't. Article said it fell 25 floors. Don't think that would be much fun. I bet it would be cool to watch a port o john fall from that height though.

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    Wink story update

    It actually got thrown off because a visitor from the mountains couldn't figure out how to flush the toilet.

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    Think they scored the drop? 3.2,3.9,3.6,1.1 from the Russian judge and 3.7!
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