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After Water Boil Advisory, Portlanders Joke About Beer, Hipsters, Grammar


Shortly after the Portland Water Bureau tweeted about the water boil advisory with the hashtag #PDXboil, locals jumped in with their own jokes about the notice. And now that the initial scare is over, the quips are gaining retweets like crazy. Leave it to Portland to make as many jokes as possible about drinking microbrews until the water is safe to drink, donating money for clean drinking water for hipster children and correcting the city’s grammar errors on its website.

Here is just a sampling that’s going around Twitter post-advisory:

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