To the uninitiated a bidet might seem like a frivolous expense. But the uninitiated are wrong. According to former Strategist deputy editor Jason Chen, all it takes to become a convert is a trip to Japan or Europe. “Just the thought of coming home to your analog toilet becomes so … uncivilized,” he says. Strategist contributor Tara Cox describes the benefits of a bidet this way: “If your hand accidentally brushed the contents of your baby’s diaper while changing it, would you rather smear it around with a dry napkin or get yourself to a sink with running water before eating a sandwich?” Today, you can join them in their fandom and save $100 when you buy the Bio Bidet Slim. It has a self-cleaning nozzle as well as smart settings that allow you to control the temperature and water flow, and even a built-in night-light. Plus, it comes with a travel bidet, in case you really can’t bear to be without it.
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