Go Back   English Forum Switzerland > Living in Switzerland > Swiss politics/news  
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 16.11.2011, 12:29
Administrator
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Zurich
Posts: 195
Groaned at 99 Times in 43 Posts
Thanked 77 Times in 52 Posts
The Local has disabled reputation
The Swiss People's Party (SVP) has gathered enough signatures to call a cantonal referendum in Zurich on the planned development of a new red-light district in Altstetten, on the outskirts of the city.

Read the full article: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 16.08.2013, 11:09
Sbrinz's Avatar
RIP
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Murten - Morat
Posts: 11,866
Groaned at 563 Times in 354 Posts
Thanked 11,548 Times in 5,941 Posts
Sbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

and now the sex stalls will open on 26th August. Helpfully the city has explained with diagrams how to have sex in your car, no bicycles are allowed!

http://www.blick.ch/news/schweiz/zuerich/die-stadt-zuerich-ist-jetzt-auch-ein-zuhaelter-id2407835.html
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 16.08.2013, 11:23
amogles's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Zurich
Posts: 12,361
Groaned at 340 Times in 276 Posts
Thanked 26,264 Times in 11,001 Posts
amogles has a reputation beyond reputeamogles has a reputation beyond reputeamogles has a reputation beyond reputeamogles has a reputation beyond reputeamogles has a reputation beyond reputeamogles has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Quote:
View Post
and now the sex stalls will open on 26th August. Helpfully the city has explained with diagrams how to have sex in your car, no bicycles are allowed!

http://www.blick.ch/news/schweiz/zuerich/die-stadt-zuerich-ist-jetzt-auch-ein-zuhaelter-id2407835.html
And what about micro-scooters?
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 16.08.2013, 16:24
Medea Fleecestealer's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Switzerland
Posts: 22,447
Groaned at 418 Times in 321 Posts
Thanked 17,493 Times in 9,809 Posts
Medea Fleecestealer has a reputation beyond reputeMedea Fleecestealer has a reputation beyond reputeMedea Fleecestealer has a reputation beyond reputeMedea Fleecestealer has a reputation beyond reputeMedea Fleecestealer has a reputation beyond reputeMedea Fleecestealer has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

As it's been set up with public money I hope they're duly going to pay tax on their earnings.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 16.08.2013, 16:26
Tom1234's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Kanton Luzern
Posts: 16,336
Groaned at 571 Times in 447 Posts
Thanked 24,343 Times in 9,802 Posts
Tom1234 has a reputation beyond reputeTom1234 has a reputation beyond reputeTom1234 has a reputation beyond reputeTom1234 has a reputation beyond reputeTom1234 has a reputation beyond reputeTom1234 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Best drive-in car wash I've ever been to.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 16.08.2013, 16:40
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Basel
Posts: 139
Groaned at 0 Times in 0 Posts
Thanked 170 Times in 61 Posts
parkrunner is considered knowledgeableparkrunner is considered knowledgeableparkrunner is considered knowledgeable
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Quote:
View Post
Best drive-in car wash I've ever been to.
You have to pay extra to have your hood polished though...
Reply With Quote
The following 5 users would like to thank parkrunner for this useful post:
  #7  
Old 16.08.2013, 16:50
Forum Veteran
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Zurich
Posts: 1,231
Groaned at 107 Times in 64 Posts
Thanked 2,060 Times in 687 Posts
Busby has a reputation beyond reputeBusby has a reputation beyond reputeBusby has a reputation beyond reputeBusby has a reputation beyond reputeBusby has a reputation beyond reputeBusby has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Poor old Zurich. First the Street parade and now this. Still, it's more fodder for TeleZuri - the programme of culture.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 16.08.2013, 16:58
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Zurich
Posts: 3,707
Groaned at 72 Times in 51 Posts
Thanked 3,938 Times in 2,123 Posts
rainer_d has a reputation beyond reputerainer_d has a reputation beyond reputerainer_d has a reputation beyond reputerainer_d has a reputation beyond reputerainer_d has a reputation beyond reputerainer_d has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Quote:
View Post
And what about micro-scooters?
It has been suggested that potential clients who have no car go for a mobility subscription.
I don't have mobility (and no intention of ever visiting the place.), but I certainly wouldn't want to have to use a shared car that people previously had sex with a street-hooker in. That is just so...gross.
I wonder how long it takes before mobility updates their AUP....
Reply With Quote
The following 5 users would like to thank rainer_d for this useful post:
  #9  
Old 16.08.2013, 17:05
JBZ86's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Zurich and various mountains
Posts: 3,709
Groaned at 520 Times in 337 Posts
Thanked 4,258 Times in 1,944 Posts
JBZ86 has a reputation beyond reputeJBZ86 has a reputation beyond reputeJBZ86 has a reputation beyond reputeJBZ86 has a reputation beyond reputeJBZ86 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Hmmm, i see a business opportunity here.

Can one chauffeur willing customers whom do not have mode of transport?

Free porn and easy money, can't be bad.
Reply With Quote
The following 3 users would like to thank JBZ86 for this useful post:
  #10  
Old 16.08.2013, 17:12
Deep Purple's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: England
Posts: 5,264
Groaned at 15 Times in 14 Posts
Thanked 5,268 Times in 2,562 Posts
Deep Purple has a reputation beyond reputeDeep Purple has a reputation beyond reputeDeep Purple has a reputation beyond reputeDeep Purple has a reputation beyond reputeDeep Purple has a reputation beyond reputeDeep Purple has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Quote:
View Post
Hmmm, i see a business opportunity here.

Can one chauffeur willing customers whom do not have mode of transport?

Free porn and easy money, can't be bad.
Isn't that called dogging?
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 16.08.2013, 17:18
JBZ86's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Zurich and various mountains
Posts: 3,709
Groaned at 520 Times in 337 Posts
Thanked 4,258 Times in 1,944 Posts
JBZ86 has a reputation beyond reputeJBZ86 has a reputation beyond reputeJBZ86 has a reputation beyond reputeJBZ86 has a reputation beyond reputeJBZ86 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Quote:
View Post
Isn't that called dogging?
No, no, as this would not be a public place as such.

Restricted dogging perhaps.
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 16.08.2013, 17:24
Deep Purple's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: England
Posts: 5,264
Groaned at 15 Times in 14 Posts
Thanked 5,268 Times in 2,562 Posts
Deep Purple has a reputation beyond reputeDeep Purple has a reputation beyond reputeDeep Purple has a reputation beyond reputeDeep Purple has a reputation beyond reputeDeep Purple has a reputation beyond reputeDeep Purple has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Quote:
View Post
No, no, as this would not be a public place as such.

Restricted dogging perhaps.
Very restricted if you've only got a mini; or is that getting too personal?
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 16.08.2013, 17:26
JBZ86's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Zurich and various mountains
Posts: 3,709
Groaned at 520 Times in 337 Posts
Thanked 4,258 Times in 1,944 Posts
JBZ86 has a reputation beyond reputeJBZ86 has a reputation beyond reputeJBZ86 has a reputation beyond reputeJBZ86 has a reputation beyond reputeJBZ86 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Quote:
View Post
Very restricted if you've only got a mini; or is that getting too personal?
Ha, more an estate, sporting markings such as "wide load" and "long vehicle"
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 16.08.2013, 17:31
Tom1234's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Kanton Luzern
Posts: 16,336
Groaned at 571 Times in 447 Posts
Thanked 24,343 Times in 9,802 Posts
Tom1234 has a reputation beyond reputeTom1234 has a reputation beyond reputeTom1234 has a reputation beyond reputeTom1234 has a reputation beyond reputeTom1234 has a reputation beyond reputeTom1234 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Quote:
View Post
Ha, more an estate, sporting markings such as "wide load" and "long vehicle"
And if you get a fat bird:

Reply With Quote
The following 2 users would like to thank Tom1234 for this useful post:
  #15  
Old 16.08.2013, 17:44
darkhorsedrea's Avatar
Forum Veteran
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Uster
Posts: 800
Groaned at 3 Times in 3 Posts
Thanked 747 Times in 290 Posts
darkhorsedrea has a reputation beyond reputedarkhorsedrea has a reputation beyond reputedarkhorsedrea has a reputation beyond reputedarkhorsedrea has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

That's disgusting. I mean using the mobility car for sex. Imagine the next renter. You better hope they clean up afterwards
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 16.08.2013, 17:53
Sbrinz's Avatar
RIP
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Murten - Morat
Posts: 11,866
Groaned at 563 Times in 354 Posts
Thanked 11,548 Times in 5,941 Posts
Sbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

In the article it states the street walkers at Langgasse Zurich will not be allowed to solicit there after 26 August. The locals will be able to live a normal life again.
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 16.08.2013, 17:56
Forum Veteran
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: near Langenthal, BE
Posts: 939
Groaned at 3 Times in 3 Posts
Thanked 1,079 Times in 467 Posts
swisscanmom has an excellent reputationswisscanmom has an excellent reputationswisscanmom has an excellent reputationswisscanmom has an excellent reputation
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Quote:
View Post
Hmmm, i see a business opportunity here.

Can one chauffeur willing customers whom do not have mode of transport?

Free porn and easy money, can't be bad.
As per pictogram two people in one car are not allowed.
Reply With Quote
This user would like to thank swisscanmom for this useful post:
  #18  
Old 16.08.2013, 18:06
Sbrinz's Avatar
RIP
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Murten - Morat
Posts: 11,866
Groaned at 563 Times in 354 Posts
Thanked 11,548 Times in 5,941 Posts
Sbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond reputeSbrinz has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Quote:
View Post
As per pictogram two people in one car are not allowed.
No, it means no dwarfs.
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 16.08.2013, 18:17
amogles's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Zurich
Posts: 12,361
Groaned at 340 Times in 276 Posts
Thanked 26,264 Times in 11,001 Posts
amogles has a reputation beyond reputeamogles has a reputation beyond reputeamogles has a reputation beyond reputeamogles has a reputation beyond reputeamogles has a reputation beyond reputeamogles has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Quote:
View Post
In the article it states the street walkers at Langgasse Zurich will not be allowed to solicit there after 26 August. The locals will be able to live a normal life again.
I had the impression that it had been banned long langstrasse some years ago already, which doesn't mean the police don't sometimes look away.
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 16.08.2013, 19:22
Sutter's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Thurgau
Posts: 5,799
Groaned at 68 Times in 48 Posts
Thanked 2,824 Times in 1,605 Posts
Sutter has a reputation beyond reputeSutter has a reputation beyond reputeSutter has a reputation beyond reputeSutter has a reputation beyond reputeSutter has a reputation beyond reputeSutter has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Quote:
View Post
It has been suggested that potential clients who have no car go for a mobility subscription.
I don't have mobility (and no intention of ever visiting the place.), but I certainly wouldn't want to have to use a shared car that people previously had sex with a street-hooker in. That is just so...gross.
I wonder how long it takes before mobility updates their AUP....
I agree very gross
Reply With Quote
Reply




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT +2. The time now is 10:13.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.1.0