Bill Gates wants a better toilet [Insert Windows Joke Here]

Video highlights Gates' campaign to improve sanitation in poor countries

OK, let's get this one out of the way - I fully admire all of the philanthropy work that Bill Gates and his foundation is doing, especially when it comes to improving life in underdeveloped countries.


So yes, it's cool that Gates is trying to improve sanitation by trying to design a better toilet (one that uses less water) for those countries. But in the case of this video from UK-based ITNNews, it's rather amusing to see some poo-related humor (oh, those wacky Brits).

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UPDATE: Here's an up-close look at one of the toilets that was on display during the Gates Foundation event, called Toilet 2.0:

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