Half a croissant, on a plate, with a sign in front of it saying '50c'
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Silence of the Critters

NOT whatever it was that 8th of 7 was hoping for when they read the title.
 
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I'm sure any of you who have had a critter (rabbit, guinea pig, ferret, chinchilla, etc.) for a pet knows how annoying it is when they drink from those cage-side-mounted water bottles. The metal marble clicking against the metal tube with every sip is enough to drive a smaller man than I to drink. In my case, it was enough to drive this Baker to think!

My idea is simple: coat the marble and the inside of the tube in rubber, like old mouse balls! ( I'm referring to computer mouse balls, now get your mind out of the gutter.) Not only would this go a long way toward silencing the drinking process, but it would also form a more leak- proof seal.

21 Quest, Dec 04 2009

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       Funniest summary I've read in awhile.
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