From the submitter:
"When the catch-closure on my spring-loaded coffee maker lid broke with no replacement part available, I simply employed the ol' MacGyver bungee system!"
This is what happens when the budget gets cut.
I couldn't help but notice that your mug says "Astute Solutions" on it. Way to live up to your company's namesake!
"The carafe got broken, so we had to use a chopstick to wedge up the little button so the coffee could flow. The coffee must flow!"
Frank Herbert would be proud. I'd hate for you to have to hit up Dunkin Idaho for your morning brew.
What do you think, Weird-Looking-Tiki-Doodle-in-the-Background? Impressed?
Coffee Maker:$10, Christmas Light Timer:$4, Fresh coffee waiting for you every morning when you wake up: Priceless!
Turn it into a juicer, then I'll be impressed.