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Congdon Park Elementary school 5th grader Nora Peterson decided to solve the family feuding over which direction the toilet paper should roll by inventing the Over-Under Toilet Paper Wonder. The roll is mounted on a wooden disk that can be spun so users can have their choice. [Bob King]

Duluth girl's invention solves the great TP debate

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A Duluth fifth-grader has met the challenge of an age-old domestic dilemma.

The problem: How to live with someone who puts the roll of toilet paper in with the tail over the top when you know it's supposed to go down the back.


The solution: Nora Peterson's "Over-Under Toilet Paper Wonder," a gizmo that can do either with a quick flick of the wrist.

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