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Flushable elevator toilets, coming to a Japan near you (Tomorrow Daily 191)

Khail and Ashley debate the usefulness of fully plumbed toilets inside Japan's elevators, explain why one band's album can only be listened to among trees and discuss a new "power glove" helping patients with disabled hands.

Every week, we think we've hit peak first-world problems with some of the stories we cover on the show, but this one definitely ranks up high. Japan's government is putting pressure on the toilet industry to figure out how to create flushing toilets and working sinks for elevator cars across the country. It's not because Japanese citizens can't hold it though -- earthquakes often strand passengers for lengthy periods of time with nowhere to do their business.

We check out a cool band releasing their debut album with a catch: if you use the app, you can listen to the songs for free, but you have to be in the woods for the play button to work. Lastly, Harvard is currently developing a new power glove for disabled patients and we tell you all about it.

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