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Re: Why do cars slow down when driving past a brothel?

Just for the record. I don't slow down.
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Old 01.02.2011, 10:32
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Re: Why do cars slow down when driving past a brothel?

The red light area of Fribourg is on a very steep, cobbled hill. You have no choice but to drive slowly down there, and then even slower on the way back up.
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Old 01.02.2011, 10:44
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The red light area of Fribourg is on a very steep, cobbled hill. You have no choice but to drive slowly down there, and then even slower on the way back up.
this is what you tell Mrs. Paddy is it?
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Old 01.02.2011, 10:45
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Re: Why do cars slow down when driving past a brothel?

It's probably only the Brits that do this.
If they close their eyes, for a moment (hence the need to slow down), they can, with a good sniff, imagine that they're outside of the fish and chip shop.
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Old 01.02.2011, 11:05
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Just for the record. I don't slow down.
Nope, you stop?
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Old 01.02.2011, 11:11
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Re: Why do cars slow down when driving past a brothel?

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The red light area of Fribourg is on a very steep, cobbled hill. You have no choice but to drive slowly down there, and then even slower on the way back up.
why do you need to drive back there?
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Old 01.02.2011, 11:13
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Re: Why do cars slow down when driving past a brothel?

When I lived in Höngg I had to pass Sihlquai where the girls walk the street. Problem was that all of the sudden the cars in front would make a full stop and it happened a few time that I almos hit the cars with my bike. Good thing was that you could kick in the cardoors as they where afraid to call the police...wife could find out where they spent their time.
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Old 01.02.2011, 11:14
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Good thing was that you could kick in the cardoors as they where afraid to call the police...wife could find out where they spent their time.
...possible EF event event?
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Old 01.02.2011, 11:17
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Re: Why do cars slow down when driving past a brothel?

I stop(ped) . . . . well, only because I lived DIRECTLY opposite one in Mellingen, for 7 months.
Oh yes . . being a curtain twitcher, I was familiar with all the comings (ahem) and goings every night. Actually it`s a bit sad when you end up on nodding terms with some `regulars`.
Like other posters, I almost inadvertently went in, thinking it was a bar . . . I did . . . . honest!
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Old 01.02.2011, 11:18
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Re: Why do cars slow down when driving past a brothel?

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I drive past the Petit Fleur most days taking my daughter to school. My husband and I had wondered what it was (we are relatively new to Zurich). Although, we had suspected that it was some kind of dodgey place so thanks for solving the mystery.

The kinder bus STILL parks in the car park. Its there quite often. The driver obviously has to find some way to fill his 'between jobs' time.
He has to do that to prove he not paedophile. Otherwise they won't let him drive the school bus
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Old 01.02.2011, 11:24
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...possible EF event event?


I thought you only "did" KFC ?

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Old 01.02.2011, 11:25
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Re: Why do cars slow down when driving past a brothel?

I used to slow down but my wife slapped me down once so I learnt to use cruise control
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Old 01.02.2011, 11:34
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Re: Why do cars slow down when driving past a brothel?

Wonderbra billboard causing accidents?
The poster, which has been erected near London Waterloo station to promote the company's new 28 pounds Full Effect brassiere, could cause accidents, warns the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM).
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Old 01.02.2011, 11:37
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Re: Why do cars slow down when driving past a brothel?

the poster is 3D , so unless there has been some update in the technology wouldn't that only "work" if you were driving while wearing 3D glasses?






EDIT. I see that lil problem was addressed in the article.
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Old 01.02.2011, 11:45
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The poster, which has been erected near London Waterloo station to promote the company's new 28 pounds Full Effect brassiere, could cause accidents, warns the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM).
Well, if they're truly advanced they should overcome their age-old insticts and focus on traffic instead.
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Old 01.02.2011, 11:53
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the poster is 3D , so unless there has been some update in the technology wouldn't that only "work" if you were driving while wearing 3D glasses?

EDIT. I see that lil problem was addressed in the article.
If you really want to check the 3D version you can pay a visit to said brothel.
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If you really want to check the 3D version you can pay a visit to said brothel.
...don't they have an upper age limit?

In case old people (unlike us young folk, right Grynch ) plan to visit.

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Old 01.02.2011, 11:59
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Re: Why do cars slow down when driving past a brothel?

My boyfriend visits a brothel every night


well I do live above one.
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Old 01.02.2011, 12:00
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http://www.google.ch/url?q=http://ww...bl-6wuhZA6kmow
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Old 01.02.2011, 12:00
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I suspect most of them are women slowing down to check if husband's car is parked in front of brothel.
or "VICE" versa (see below)
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Do you know how to tell tne nationalities of guys in a brothel?
the guy going in?.. he's Russian
the guy in a room with a girl.. He's Polish
the guy coming out... He's Finish.
and the girl?....
Polish man gets shock of his life visiting brothel & spots his wife :
http://uk.reuters.com/article/2008/0...10395120080109
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