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Digital City 124: Dan arrives late to the studio and our show literally goes down the toilet

Digital City 124: Dan arrives late to the studio and our show literally goes down the toilet | Digital City Podcast - CNET Blogs #overviewHead h1, #overviewHead a.blogName{ background: url( no-repeat; } CNET Home log in join CNET welcome, my profile log out Home Reviews News Downloads Video Home Reviews News Downloads Video Join the conversation. close Like CNET on Facebook for the latest in tech news and reviews. Don't show this again Home CNET Digital City Podcast Digital City Podcast April 18, 2011 11:17 PM PDT Digital City 124: Dan arrives late to the studio and our show literally goes down the toilet by Julie Rivera Font size Print E-mail Share 1 comment Tweet

As Dan hustles his way back to the studio, we (somehow) begin with Scott's hands-on of the $6,000 Kohler Numi toilet. Then, the conversation gets weird as we contemplate on what features would be included in our dream toilet that's worth dumping that kind of cash into. Blue jokes aside, we also debate Democrat Jesse Jackson Jr.'s argument to congress, on his belief, that theiPad is killing American jobs. Dan sheds some light on the self-publishing and distribution logistics of releasing an album (if you are so inclined to go indie and bank on those "royalty" checks). Finally, moreiPhone 5 rumors explored.

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