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A plumber heads down to a basement to find a boy with his finger in the pipe.
Tags:pipe, pipes, dike, dikes, boy with his finger in the dike, hans brinker, silver skates, flood, floods, flooding, flooded, basement, basements, plumber, plumbers, plumbing, plumbing problem, plumbing problems, dam, dams, stop, stops, stopping, hero, heroes, heroic, dutch boy, dutch boys, little dutch boy
Tags:aqueduct, aqueducts, little dutch boy, dike, dikes, leak, leaks, leaky, leakiness, waterway, waterways, water-way, water-ways, water way, water ways, ancient rome, ancient roman, ancient romans, roman, romans, folk tale, folk tales, folktale, folktales, folk story, folk stories, ancient history
Tips for boy with his finger in the Dike
Tags:hans brinker, the silver skates, dutch, dike, dikes, finger in the dike, dikes, tip, tipping, the legend of the boy and the dike, the boy and the dike, dutch, a story of life in holland, threatening, threat, blackmailing, the hero of haarlem, cap, caps, holland, netherlands, finger, flood, flooding, dam, dams, dyke, dykes, levee, levees, child, boy, boys, children, pay, money, book, literature, books, novel, novels
"Hey, come over here-that little Dutch kid is back."
Tags:great wall, great wall of china, dutch boy, dutch boys, little dutch boy, little dutch boys, hero, heroes, heroic, china, chinese, qing dynasty, dike, dikes, finger in the dike, fingers in the dike, stem the tide, stems the tide, stemming the tide, savior, saviors, saviour, saviours, myth, myths, mythological hero, mythological heroes, gawk, gawks, gawking, stare, stares, staring
Dutch boy fills pool with water from dike.
A Hole in the Dike
Tags:archer, archery, bow and arrow, missed target, target, targets, targeting, hole, holes, leak, leaks, dike, dikes, dutch dike, dutch dikes, dam, dams, levee, levees, mistake, mistakes, the hero of haarlem, the boy and the dike, hans brinker, the silver skates, windmill, windmills, flood, flooding, floods, blame, blameless, consequences
Child puts his finger in a dam to prevent it flooding.
Tags:child, children, hole, holes, leak, leaks, leaking, dam, dams, barrier, barriers, finger, fingers, plug, plugs, plugging, windmill, windmills, dike, dikes, rock, rocks, flood, floods, flooding, burst, bursts, bursting, struggle, struggles, struggling, toes, toe, clog, clogs, dutch, netherlands, fable, fables
"It's about this Hans Brinker boy. Either you stop him or he stands to lose a finger!"
'Water levels are definitely rising. I don't think your idea of using Dutch boys and dikes will work."
Tags:climate change, global warming, climate-change, environmentalist, environmentalists, environment protection agency, dike, dikes, dyke, dykes, environmental sciences, environmental activist, environmental activists, water levels, sea level, sea levels, problem solver, problem solvers, problem solving
"Hey, who died and gave you the right to determine my water rights?"
"What's the response here to increased risk of flooding due to climate change?"
'What makes you feel that you, and you alone, can save the world?'
'So that's why we've lost our revenue stream.'
'Daddy, tell me again about the brave boy accountant who used his finger to plug the tax loophole in the revenue dike.'
'Let's see your computer plug the hole in this dike!'
'Have you tried unplugging it and plugging it back in?'
'Little Hans here says he knows how to help stem the rising tide of consumer indifference.'
European Thinkers (2): 'Surf's up!'
Dutch boy bitten by snake in hole in dyke.
The little Dutch boy is playing video games.
Hans Brinker - the early years.
Pinocchio plugs up the dike.
"It's nothing serious...just a flooded engine."