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posted by LaminatorX on Thursday February 27 2014, @12:29AM   Printer-friendly
from the This-sounds-like-a-job-for-Florida-Man dept.

Xerxes writes:

"A Florida woman who has been living off the grid has had her home declared 'Unsanitary' and has until March to connect her off-the-grid home to the city water system, or face eviction."

[ED Note: Ordinances such as this are not uncommon. My own father once had a property condemned on this basis while he was in the midst of a billing dispute with a utility.]

 
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  • (Score: 4, Funny) by Angry Jesus on Thursday February 27 2014, @01:52AM

    by Angry Jesus (182) on Thursday February 27 2014, @01:52AM (#7709)

    In fact, from the link it says, Speronis replied that she will "dispose of waste as dog owners dispose of their pet's waste."

    So, not looking too good there.

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  • (Score: 5, Funny) by snick on Thursday February 27 2014, @01:59AM

    by snick (1408) on Thursday February 27 2014, @01:59AM (#7714)

    Ah ... rugged individualists!

    Nothing says self sufficiency like throwing your shit in the neighbor's trash can.

    • (Score: 1) by cwix on Thursday February 27 2014, @03:04AM

      by cwix (873) on Thursday February 27 2014, @03:04AM (#7735)

      Awesome, that made me chuckle, and after a shitty day (pun intended) I needed it. Now off to find my neighbors trash can.

    • (Score: 3, Funny) by davester666 on Thursday February 27 2014, @03:44AM

      by davester666 (155) on Thursday February 27 2014, @03:44AM (#7750)

      That's what trebuchets are for!

      Just getting it into the neighbors yard isn't good enough, because, hey, your next door with a dog, but 10 houses down the street...

  • (Score: 2, Funny) by EvilJim on Thursday February 27 2014, @03:06AM

    by EvilJim (2501) on Thursday February 27 2014, @03:06AM (#7736) Journal

    how is that? by leaving it on someone else's front lawn?