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Re: Public Toilets - Gays and Crminals

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The public toilet you are mentioning is one of the not-nice ones in Zurich..I've been in there during broad daylight and something about it feels unsafe...

But possibly he just wanted a bit of money from you...

But please, this is Switzerland, there is CCTV everywhere... if your friend had reported the incident to the transport police, I am sure they would have it all on video...

Same at Burkliplatz. Look closer...There is CCTV everywhere around the public transport and tourist areas...

On the one hand, you should not feel unsafe. On the other hand, be street-wise... but very likely the guy thought you might have some spare cash...
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You should know better - this is clearly spam, Reported
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homophobic, bad spelling, use of public toilets
Who the hell would do this, and announce it publicly?
Even if Swiss Pea had written anything homphobic and with bad spelling it still would not have been spam.
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Yeah, this spelling, always confusing.

What's a „Pissior“, ZuriRollt?
As you live in Canton Zürich since a bit, it would have been good if you‘d also shown an interest in Zürich culture, and Zürich history. Try it.
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Old 13.02.2021, 19:00
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Re: Public Toilets - [shady experience]

Let's see: the person in question saw OP jump off the tram just after looking out the window at the urinal and then run in his direction. He might have been expecting a hookup at the toilets and thought perhaps OP was his man? That said, if you aren't used to fending off solicitations in public toilets, I could see how this would unnerve you quite a bit.

Many years ago, in a very large city the US, I was sitting in a public toilet stall with the door locked, minding my own "business", when I noticed a bearded man staring at me through a gap between the door and the doorframe of the stall. I gave him a stare back but he didn't flinch. So, I then said with as much disdain as I could muster, "Would you like to come in and wipe my ass?" His excited response: "Could I?" I was a youngster then and I have to tell you it totally freaked me out. I felt very unsafe and managed to get my pants up and flee. He followed me a block or two, but I managed to lose him.

Since then, nothing surprises me, nor rattles me in the toilets! :-)

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Many years ago, in a very large city the US, I was sitting in a public toilet stall with the door locked, minding my own "business", when I noticed a bearded man staring at me through a gap between the door and the doorframe of the stall.
I've always found it weird how public (and workplace, school, etc.) toilets in the US always leave such large gaps, which is presumably originally designed to make it more difficult to have a sexual liaison in the stall. I can see the logic, and perhaps for public toilets, in parks, railway stations etc. it makes some sort of sense, but it's not just male toilets like this, and not just in really public ones either.
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Old 13.02.2021, 19:15
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Re: Public Toilets - [shady experience]

A few years ago, I was sitting on a toilet in a rather nice restroom when I suddenly heard a whisper from the next stall.

"Hoi", she whispered hoarsely.

Not wanting to be rude, I answered back with a friendly hello.

"Wie gahts?" she continued.

"Um guet, danke. Und dir?"

"You won't believe it but there's a person trying to talk to me from the next stall. What should I do?" she asked in Swiss German.

Darn mobiles.
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Old 13.02.2021, 19:24
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As you live in Canton Zürich since a bit, it would have been good if you‘d also shown an interest in Zürich culture, and Zürich history. Try it.
So a „Pissior“ is Zurich culture?

Or maybe just an expat's bad spelling?
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Yeah, this spelling, always confusing.

What's a „Pissior“, ZuriRollt?
Yup, as a female and Scrabble champion don‘t care that I let the spelling checker override. My excuse is that I don‘t need it msnblush: Gay, tick. Should spend less time playing Scrabble on-line, tick. Public toilets - NO WAY

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pissoir
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. My excuse is that I don‘t need it msnblush: Pissoir


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pissoir
Thats why the shewee was invented 20 years ago https://www.shewee.com/shewee-flexi.html
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Let's see: the person in question saw OP jump off the tram just after looking out the window at the urinal and then run in his direction. He might have been expecting a hookup at the toilets and thought perhaps OP was his man? That said, if you aren't used to fending off solicitations in public toilets, I could see how this would unnerve you quite a bit.

Many years ago, in a very large city the US, I was sitting in a public toilet stall with the door locked, minding my own "business", when I noticed a bearded man staring at me through a gap between the door and the doorframe of the stall. I gave him a stare back but he didn't flinch. So, I then said with as much disdain as I could muster, "Would you like to come in and wipe my ass?" His excited response: "Could I?" I was a youngster then and I have to tell you it totally freaked me out. I felt very unsafe and managed to get my pants up and flee. He followed me a block or two, but I managed to lose him.

Since then, nothing surprises me, nor rattles me in the toilets! :-)

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Aren't there public toilets in China that are actually transparent?

Why do I remember this weird stuff... Lemi look for the link somewhere.

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.bus...-2016-10%3famp
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Aren't there public toilets in China that are actually transparent?

Why do I remember this weird stuff... Lemi look for the link somewhere.

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.bus...-2016-10%3famp

Was surprisingly difficult to find, I mean WC, loo, lavatory, bathroom, restroom, facilities, privy, urinal,outhouse, taking a slash:

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/08/19/w...sultPosition=1
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Re: Public Toilets - [shady experience]

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Report what exactly? Nothing actually happened.
I don't know, it's my standard response for EF-ers who believe they were victims of some infractions. I would much prefer to see that instead of vigilantes shtick.
It is obvious OP has his own strong feelings re. the whole incident.so why play the Sherlock Holmes here..
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Aren't there public toilets in China that are actually transparent?

Why do I remember this weird stuff... Lemi look for the link somewhere.

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.bus...-2016-10%3famp
Poor forest animals.
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The Friday Post may be back . Don‘t step around my post, will not feel beleidigt, am immune
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Re: Public Toilets - [shady experience]

We were in a coffee house in Vienna a couple of years ago that had a toilet with a clear glass door - but when you closed and locked it, it then turned opaque.

The Shewee thing makes me laugh, reminds of that Burt Reynolds movie Semi Tough. The bit where he has to attend a motivational seminar thing and nobody is allowed to leave. He has an old thing called "The Motorman's Friend" strapped to his leg and you can hear him peeing in it. A woman stands up and shouts "I just peed my pants and it felt good" lol.

When I was in Copenhagen a lot of the loos were unisex, been in a few at the Edinburgh Fringe so I wasn't that fazed by it. However, I was in one where the guy in the cubicle next door was sounding a bit of a symphony

If anyone wants to be enlightened about "cottaging", I'd highly recommend reading the playwright Joe Orton's diaries. Some very risqué stuff was going on in the 50s and 60s
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Then in a min or two the tram reached Burkliplatz and I noticed an urinal on the other side of the road and I quickly jumped out of the tram.
The toilets there are really bad. Next time better try the toilets in The Blue Oyster.
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The toilets there are really bad. Next time better try the toilets in The Blue Oyster.
I only know of "Blue Öyster Cult".

Meanwhile, for OP we have this:



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Crap, here's me thinking I managed to stay anonymous.

How did you find out it was me?
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It seems inevitable to me for a guy to take a pee without his dick out (correct me if I'm wrong )
I've never come across that kind of "monster"
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And if nobody sees it?

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Maybe you should face each other next time.
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Re: Public Toilets - [shady experience]

Or carry a frozen chicken. Some guy made the mistake of grabbing my boob in the Safeway store when I was holding one of those netted birds by the handle. It made a great club, and there was a satisfying *crack* as it hit the side of his head. That little lady was stronger than he thought...
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