I post today with a heightened sense of wonder and awe, because of yet another abject expression of the innovative power of the American experience.
To that end, I bring you – the seat of power.
[When the Kohler Numi] … launches in the U.S. at the end of the month, you might be tempted to hang out awhile. The customizable “smart toilet” lets you adjust seat position, water temperature and pressure, ambient lighting, even audio. Numi not only has a built-in music system with rear speakers, but also an FM radio and audio input jack for an MP3 player. USA Today
As far as I know, this is the only American toilet that has received FCC approval. Stepping up, Todo*?
* Intended reference is to the toilet manufacturer not the Wizard of Oz – although either works quite well.
Poignant User Comment
“I’ve never before been able to sit through the 1812 Overture as an interactive experience.”
A collection of occasion-appropriate tunes is available for download, including:
- Wipe Out
- It’s My Potty and I’ll Cry if I Want To
- Aiming Too High
Reader comments and contributions are welcome.