shameful-cabling gallery of infamy - does anybody know where

Alexander Harrowell a.harrowell at
Mon Sep 10 10:06:12 UTC 2007

On Mon Sep 10  1:14 , Jay Hennigan  sent:

> >
> >Vinny Abello wrote:
> >
> >> One of the stranger things a field tech of ours encountered wasn't
> necessarily
> bad wiring (although it's not great), but the fact that the demarc was
> located
> next to the toilet in the bathroom. Naturally, the constant humidity
> caused bad
> corrosion problems and other issues with their telco services. :) So as a
> general
> rule of thumb, avoid putting your telco and/or network gear next to the
> crapper
> or the services the equipment is meant to provide might also stink.
> >>
> >>
> >
> >On the plus side, they didn't have to go far for a ground.

"Our Internet service is in the toilet again!"

"Yes, that's where we installed it.."
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