Video: 'Human poo' in Chicago office after polar vortex bursts pipes in ceiling

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art in8CancelPlay now The above video claims to show human excrement raining down inside the skyscraper office of a Chicago advertising agency. Posted online


a worker at the agency, it alle

ges that the brown water pouring from the ceiling contains human waste from pipes burst during the freezing condition

s caused by the American polar vortex. One wo

rker tiptoes around the liquid, attempting to get away. Photos online were captioned

with the words poo explosion

. A spokesma

n for the owner of the skyscraper, Leo Burnett, denied that the liqui

d contained faeces. While we appreciate the creativity [of the descriptions], rest assured that its only dust and water, they told Business Insider. The winter storms have whipped America into

an ice

cold frenzy with even Hell freezing over. Some 190million people have b

een affected. The polar vortex is relatively commonplace in the Arctic, but it is extremely rare for it to move southwards towards North America. Relief is on the way, as temperatures are expected to climb this