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The waterworks went dry during the 1973 energy crisis and the artwork fell into disrepair.
Unsurprisingly, the Manhattan Company’s waterworks system was a sham.
Khosla is the one who created the memorable main score, as well as several newer songs that are guaranteed to get the waterworks going.
Then, about 2,200 years ago, the waterworks got an upgrade: the discovery of lead pipes (called fistulae in Latin) meant the entire system could be expanded dramatically.
In the exhibition, theory precedes the work that follows, albeit with a connection as tenuous as the one with the waterworks.
Meanwhile, Claire Danes toned down Carrie's waterworks, a nice change.
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