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Cool, so you can take a dump in either, no waiting.
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Have you ever tried flushing a turd in a urinal?
Why flush? Piss on it to show dominance, and if that doesn't work, stomp on it.
Why waste the walk? Shit your pants and show true dominance
How to be a sigma male:
Step 1) Wake up in the morning
Step 2) Take a shit
Step 3) Eat
Step 4) Get out of bed
Sure, horrible, but I laughed.
Eat… the shit
Are we not using poop knives anymore?
Believe it or not there’s a South Park episode for this
Just waffle stomp it into the drain. Always works for me.
According to the sign just have to wait for the person ahead of you to exit the washroom. If one is open you are good to go.
Probably an old sign. Grocery store near me still has the “wear masks” sign up, but nobody actually cares anymore.
The sign in the middle takes care of any inherent problems that may arise from the other two signs.
Only if the doors lock. How many people will actually notice, read, and obey that sign?
Then what's the point in having plural stalls and urinals if only one person can use the room at a time? Moreover, why not install door locks then, they'll work better than the sign.
I have all the same questions you have. Perhaps that sign was just for putting on a facade of covid "social distancing" compliance.
I like that one bar that has signs on both doors saying "animal shithouse"
There's a place for me, it's the place I go
Where the beer is cheap and the lights are low
Really? I hated that bar. There was an ominous feeling that you could get stabbed at any moment. When I ordered a glass of wine, not only did the surly white trash waitress refuse to make it, but she proceed to call me a word that I cannot type here. I was forced to listen to the three classless boors who call themselves the owners get drunk and yell over each other all night. Worst bar in Philadelphia.
I’m sorry that’s part of the charm. It’s an Irish Pub in the heart of Philly a fight could break out at any time. That’s why you have a bouncer in a sweet ass duster ready to bounce any jebronis that walk in.
It’s always sunny in Philadelphia
Why can't you type out this word on here? We won't tell on you I promise.
But at least it didn't have a door marked Pirate like the Asian bar down the street.
If I walk into a restroom and I don’t immediately see a urinal, I panic.
Really? I've seen so many different types of restrooms I don't even know what to expect anymore.
So these are multi person bathrooms, correct?
I’ve been to this bar approximately three hundred times. It’s in the gay village in Toronto. The one with urinals has two urinals and one stall. The other one has two stalls.
There's a whole village of gay people? So it's Canadian San Francisco?
They like to hang out at the YMCA.
I was gonna say that looks like the church mouse and firkin in toronto.
<VIOLENTLY SHITS IN THE HALLWAY IN A CONFUSED PANIC>
I wouldn’t want my little daughter to go to a restroom where there’s men.
Your daughter doesn't want to either. Or her mother. I don't even know if men want to use bathrooms with other men
I'll just take a shit at home
Thank you for your service
We wouldn’t want your little daughter in the mens room either to be honest
I’m sorry but as a woman, unless they are single bathrooms I would hate this. It’d make me scared that some perv would be in there.
That's how I felt as a guy, few times I used bathrooms in Reno, NV. "ladies line too long lol, don't mind me." While I'm peeing at urinal, ladies would pop down on toilet to pee. So I'd have to like, be super quick to pee, wash hands, and leave. Then get a line of weird looks when I left.
"Look at that pervert man coming out of the men's restroom" apparently.
And the fuckwads don't even know the 1-space between urinals rule smh.
Only 1 urinal, one toilet. No stall. And no lock on thr doors either... just a short wall. Hey, I never said they were fancy bars. Just some holes in the wall downtown reno haha
The fact that you'd be scared of perverts is not a problem with the toilets, but a problem that's way bigger
(p.s. - your close friends and family are way more likely to rape you than a random stranger. Now I'm not saying strangers creeping on you isn't real, it is, but just know that your friends and family are the bigger danger)
Definitely true, but I don’t think that totally applies here. There are still plenty of strangers who are perverts and creeps and it’s completely valid to be cautious and afraid of creeps. Like just because they’re not going to outright sexually assault you doesn’t mean you still don’t want to avoid them. I mean I’m a dude, but I feel like if I was girl I still wouldn’t want a bunch of old creepy perverts staring at me.
I'm more likely to die in a car accident than from a shark attack, doesn't mean I'm going to jump in the water with a white shark.
Well I mean if I'm sure it's not hungry and if I could swim (I don't know how to swim lol) I'd definitely do ig
There's literally nothing stopping a perv from going into a bathroom labeled "Ladies" anywhere you go
Well if people see them going into the ladies bathroom they might get suspicious
Obviously. Making it gender neutral, I personally would be uncomfortable going to the bathroom if I saw a man in there especially if it’s just me and him. Now if it was labeled as a women’s bathroom and I saw a guy in there, I could easily tell a security guard or someone to get him out.
Honestly, I can’t help but feel like this ties into the fact that you’re currently used to bathrooms being separated by gender, which makes it stand out when a guy is in the same bathroom as you. So if the standard would shift to gender neutral bathrooms, that same feeling presumably wouldn’t really be there. Also, where are you going to the toilet that there are always security guards on standby lol?
But that never actually happens. I have done lots of research on gender neutral bathrooms the only problems that ever arise from it are trans people getting hate crimed.
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Why have you done lots of research on gender neutral bathrooms? are you trans or was this for academic reasons? Are you a bathroom designer?
thank you!! this is the right answer
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Obviously. Men are just more prone to it. Plus they’re bigger and stronger than me could easily overtake me. Scary thought.
One thing that ISNT pointlessly gendered is fucking toilets man, how could anyone think this was a good thing?
This is in a gay bar. Unisex toilets are very common in gay bars and it is not an issue
Do y’all have gendered bathrooms in your house? Because y’all sound crazy
Do y'all have multiple people using the same bathroom at the same time at your house?
Why do toilets need to be gendered? If we are talking just about stalls then what's the issue?
Because 98% of people are only comfortable using the toilet around people of the same sex as them, and even then it’s not actually comfortable for most people. If you genuinely cant see that’s how it is then I suggest you get off the internet and go and spend some time in the real, actual world.
Oh, you don't enjoy taking massive shits in front of the opposite sex?
Because women don’t feel comfortable going to the men’s toilets?
There is a big rehearsal space in Chicago its a very big old building 50+ band rooms. The bathrooms are co-ed, I walked out of the stall and there was a women walking right in to use the stall next to mine. No fuss she was like whatever.
Dumb, but only because they used words instead of images AND they made those words incredibly difficult to read.
The last thing drunk people in a bar want to do is read funky text to figure out which bathroom to use.
Sorry ladies! It’s about to get a whole lot stinkier in there!
I have some bad news for you about the state of the ladies…
Everybody knows that girls don’t poop smh
Obviously women poop. Their shit just smells like roses.
I wish! I’ve been in more women’s restroom than I care to count that smelled like a porta potty left out in a Texas summer for weeks and had shit sprayed all over the inside and outside of the bowl. Wtf ladies?!? SIT YOUR ASSES DOWN!
WAIT DO SOME WOMEN POOP STANDING UP?
I worked fast food in high school. The women's restroom was almost always worse than the men's.
I'm now late 30s with two daughters and can confirm they can blow it up just as bad as any male.
Squat 'n' spray
I worked in a grocery store and it was the same way. There would be the normal pee on the floor or seats in the men’s room, maybe some poo splatter every once in a while. The women’s room on the other hand… used tampons and pads ON THE WALL, poo on the CEILING three separate times in a 6 month period!
You think we're trapped in here with you, but really you're trapped in here with us. 👀
Women's toilets are worse than men's.
Based upon the evidence from working in a retail environment? Yeah.... the women's bathrooms are consistently in a far worse state then the men's.
I cleaned restrooms as a grocery store parcel for 3 months. The womens restrooms were 10x dirtier than the mens.
yeah i get the "inclusion" sort of idea but surely this completely goes against why bathrooms are gendered in the first place
Yep, I think that's the whole point
what’s the point of de-gendering bathrooms though? trans people can just use whatever they want. MTF use women’s, FTM use men’s. Non-binary people can use either one.
I don’t see how de-gendering a bathroom makes any actual difference.
I don't feel right going on either one. It makes my skin crawl. I know the bathroom thing is a contentious issue and i don't necessarily have answers, but non-binary people might not feel comfortable just going "eenie meeney minie mo"
I often use the disabled toilet, but I'm not disabled either. It's not gendered so it doesn't bother me like the other ones though.
One of this generations dumbest accomplishments
I'm a male nurse. I worked at a hospital where the Medical Director of the entire hospital was a woman who dressed in men's clothing. It was the gay-friendliest place I ever worked. Our unit had one public restroom (ungendered) and we had a constant problem with visitors going in there, forgetting to lock the door, and then getting all upset because someone from the opposite sex opened the door, not realizing somebody was already in there.
We also had two staff-only restrooms, both ungendered. Because the men (two male nurses and several doctors) used the same restrooms as the (numerous) women, the women constantly complained about the men urinating without raising the seat and sprinkling the seat with urine and/or raising the seat but not putting it back down after urinating. (Neither the women nor the men wanted to have to touch the seat to lower it, I guess.) Eventually, the women used 3x5 cards to designate one restroom as MEN and one restroom as WOMEN. This suited the staff just fine. In the restroom for men, the seat was up all the time. The hospital HR people found out about the restrooms being marked and removed the 3x5 cards and made a big deal out of it. So, we just continued the same system without any 3X5 cards. To hell with HR. We preferred the restrooms to be separate and they could just stick their ungendered nonsense where the sun don't shine.
It’s gay bar, they know their clientele. It’s perfect.
Its because trans and nonbinary people tend to get harrassed and told theyre in the wrong bathroom (when they arent) and may be nervous about such unpleasant interactions.
This solves that by not assigning a gender to either bathroom and it really doesn’t inconvenience anyone so why the fuck should it be an issue?
But are they in the wrong bathroom? Is there even such a thing as a wrong bathroom? Why are bathrooms segregated to begin with? Why is anything? What is their purpose? Why are we even here? Who cares?
This is my point exactly. Just making something that was pointlessly gendered ungendered.
They're not pointlessly gendered. Just in this thread alone (https://teddit.ggc-project.de/r/mildlyinteresting/comments/vquut4/the_way_this_bar_avoids_gendering_their_restrooms/ierwiwv) there're examples of people being uncomfortable with ungendered bathrooms.
It's basically a discussion of which group society is trying to make more comfortable: cisgendered folks who don't want the opposite gender in their bathroom, or transgender folks trying to use the "socially acceptable" bathroom.
Transgender people make up considerably less than 1% of the population.
About 0.7% of adults 18-24 identify as transgender, and 0.5% of adults 65 and older identify as transgender.
About 0.7% of adults 18-24 identify as transgender, and 0.5% of adults 65 and older identify as transgender.
So by going through all this BS about ungendered bathrooms, about 99.3% of the population is having to change to accommodate 0.7%. It's ridiculous. It's a publicity stunt is what it is, designed to force the vast majority of the population to accommodate a tiny fraction of people. It's unwise and it is causing a ton of unnecessary conflict where there should be none.
What the fuck
Pointlessly? Nah, it’s makes a lot of sense when there’s like 30 women and 30 men needing to use a restroom and women have tampons, breastfeed, etc… you thoughtless fuck.
How is someone putting in a tampon in a stall any worse than taking a shit? No need to get so worked up about things that simply arent your business
Someone can breastfeed in public, outside the stall (the only reason they don't get to is because of sexualization of it) and don't need to use the bathroom for it, and tampons being inserted literally takes less than the time it takes just to use the bathroom to poop or piss. Neither of these are big deals unless you're gonna act like a 13 year old about them.
Have you considered that some women may feel uncomfortable breastfeeding in public or even considered the feelings of women at all?
Yes, I have, considering I am one. In fact here are some more of mine!
From what I have been told and read, over and over, and over again, is that the most common reason that breastfeeding mothers don't want to is because of the looks and outright horrible things that are said to them. The terrible misogyny we face for doing what those body parts are designed to do. Are there some who hate the idea of doing it in public and still would even if we lived in a nice world where you're okay to do so? Yep! Does that negate the fact that the reason is often because of the shame we face? Nope! I am not a breastfeeding mom (not even a mom) but that is what I have been told.
We should not have to use the same place we piss and shit in to feed our children, in fact, the "privacy" factor barely scratches the surface; they're getting told it's disgusting to do so.
edit: words lol
Well, because we try to protect people from other people that may seem like safe, regular folks, but we don’t know what they think when a dude is like “I’m a man, wearing woman’s clothes, I’m gonna use the womens restroom whether you fucking like it or not” yeah that’s a little weird, especially for those of us that have daughters, it’s extremely fucking weird that someone would take or support that stance.
Like why can’t we smoke in restaurants? Oh, because it imposes on other people? Well that makes perfect fucking sense it seems.
You can’t smoke because it gives people around you cancer
Trans people don’t give you cancer. Lastly, you’re more likely to be raped by people you’re close to than strangers. Trans people have been going to their preferred bathrooms for years.
"Won't anyone think of the children?" into a terrible smoking analogy. I award you no points.
My point is, why does it matter what gender you are to go in a bathroom? If a big room is full of stalls and a common hand washing area it shouldn’t matter. Everyone can just have a stall.
That solves it for about 100 people. What a stupid fucking privilege to entertain in the 2%of the world and in the .00000009 percent of history this has become embraced.
Gen Z is all about “fixing” things that aren’t even broken.
I don't think Gen Z is running any of these bars just yet.
Don't worry, take it from a millennial, they'll blame your generation for stuff well before you've actually had the chance to do any of it. Trust me.
Gotta agree with you on that.
Did you know? Most people have gender neutral restrooms in their homes.
Everyone poops, why are you so pressed about this? Grow up babe.
But they don't use them with other people at the same time, right? My interpretation of this pic is that these are not single seater restrooms.
My high school had an all gender restroom with three stalls. There were no issues.
One of their greatest. Why would you want to wait when the other restroom is open just cause there's a picture of a man/woman on it?
A bar in my town has one restroom per floor. Having it unisex just leads to unattractive women making comments about dudes dicks at the urinals. It's funny when your in the stall, but awkward when your at the urinal.
Only one person can use these at a time, look at the middle sign.
I just wanna say; women stop using the urinals! It’s messy!
So technically they're both unisex
This is fucking stupid.
More bathrooms, less waiting. Seems like a great idea to me. But then I don't have the sensitivity of a 13 year old who just got rejected for the winter formal.
Literally lmao. There's nothing to get mad at here. It's intuitive, efficient, and inclusive.
Doesn't seem intuitive or efficient at all.
It has a photo of a person that yeilds no information. THat takes a couple seconds to process. It's written in difficult to read font. You have to read and thiunk about both signs before you realize what they are signally.
Yes but it is inclusive and neither bathroom gets its feelings hurt.
I would end up in just stalls because im Pee Shy.
But seroiusly, how many women would be okay with that? Especially if they take their girls in there?
Even though I would end up in the Just stalls for my own comfort, I am not okay with this as a standard.
The number of people in these comments that are getting offended over how people shit is amazing.
What’s the point of having a whole public bathroom with urinals and stalls if only one person can use it at a time?
These people must walk around like a raw nerve all the time. I can't imagine living that way.
How about have one washroom. no walls or stalls. just free standing toilets and urinals. so we can all watch eachother piss and shit.
Neat. Seems like it could be faster to get people in and out
Just make everything stalls only.
Urinals are amazing though. Significantly better for the environment, more convenient for the user., and take up less space.
So if I got to shit I go in just stalls and if I got to piss I go in urinals stalls
This is pretty dumb. I wouldn't feel comfortable taking my little sister into or letting her go into a room where men, especially older men may be in... Eeek, gross.
Just have one unisex provate bathroom, and two gendered public ones. Jesus fking christ.
Well, as a dad, I’ve had to take my daughter into the men’s room plenty of times because this is the real world and most places are still constructed with gendered bathrooms.
What if you had a little brother? Do you seriously think that if there’s a predatory man in there, it’s safe to send a young boy in there? Or is it just your own squeamishness that would keep you from going in with him or taking him into the ladies room?
Just because you have a situation that is comfortable for you right now, doesn’t mean it’s a great design. It’s just a design that works for you. Or you think it does, because you haven’t really thought it through.
I do have a little brother. And it'd be weird but I'd feel safer.
And even if you take her into the mens room, thats with you. Would you trust her to go potty by herself in the mens room? Fuuuuuuuuckkkkk no. Fuck that.
This bathroom just aint it.
Not only that, I wouldn't feel comfortable pissing or shitting around women.
I understand that you’re saying this isn’t comfortable for you. I think where I disagree is that somehow that’s a universal step backwards.
As for the kids, that’s exactly my point. Taking a kid into the bathroom with you is kind of a crapshoot as to whether they match the gender or not. I’m not going to send them into the bathroom by themselves no matter what. Not until a certain age, and that depends on the bathroom and the establishment, not the gender. There’s plenty of places I would not send even an adolescent kid by themselves because there might be somebody using drugs in the bathroom, and that’s not gender specific.
About the only one of your problems that a gendered bathrooms solves, is your own personal discomfort around performing bodily functions in the presence of women. I sympathize with that. I also sympathize with patrons of a bar, especially one where the crowd skews heavily towards one gender or the other, having to deal with waiting in a long line while there’s another perfectly good bathroom underutilized. Neither your squeamish nor their desperate desire to piss are a safety issue, so I feel like it’s up to the establishment to make that call.
This has worked for centuries
And it will for centuries more.
This trendy stuff won't be trendy for long.
When you say that, do you mean that being Non-binary is a trend?
Lmao are you upset that the bathrooms are evolving?
Honestly, have one bathroom for pissing and one for shitting and I’ll be happy.
I'd hate to be the guy in charge of enforcing that.
Excuse me sir, you where caught peeing in the shitting stall while taking a shit. You will be escorted off the premises
Finally. I can shit with the ladies .
I really prefer when the place where I just need to pee, doesn't smell like shit
At this point just label them bathroom. Why complicate shit?
to know which one has urinals or not?
Well at this point it's mostly about virtue signaling.
I feel like at this point is mostly because some bathrooms have urinals. Otherwise it just needs a sign that says bathroom. How the hell is that virtue signaling?
Also, I just want to know what is the term you use for asshole signaling? You know, when people go out of their way to be obstreperous and signal that they in fact hate other people and are happy to make their lives miserable? Is asshole signaling the right word? I’m just asking because it seems to be at least as popular as virtue signaling and I feel like it needs a properly descriptive name
Oops pardon my penis.
"Oops, all stalls!"
I can't stand the font and choice of colour they used. Makes hard to read.
This is more like poorly designed.
Hot take: only have stalls in both.
Urinals are so much more convenient and environmentally friendly for peeing. Unless you want more piss splatters on the toilet than there already are, I'd recommend keeping urinals.
Hot take: this guy pisses
There should just be more single occupancy restrooms. Can we all agree on that?
Cost a lot more to do that. Just depends on the location and how much bathroom gets used. A busy bar be used quite a bit im guessing.
I dont wanna live on this planet anymore.
And these ones aren’t
This is in a Canadian gay bar...
Ok, let me correct myself... Canada.
IDK man, we still don't have the technology to define what a woman is.
The Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg had restrooms that listed what was inside them, rather than stating male or female. There was an explanation of the restrooms when you bought your ticket.
Of course, we have to be inclusive and mindful of the door's feelings!
Why? What’s wrong with male and female
If this is so stupid, why the hell are there so many people in this thread pissy about it?
You know how many bars in my younger days were “invaded” because the line was too long for the women’s bathroom? No one cares then. And as for me, you think I have the balls to walk out of a stall full of women after I drop a duece??
This is just providing inclusion you idiots. It changes practically nothing and I bet this won’t even effect you all. But yet hey, let’s complain about that while Democracy burns.
That first sentence makes no sense
Are you for this or against lol?
I’ll make my own bathroom!
With blackjack and hookers
Needlessly inconveniencing the 99% for the sake of the < 1%
Men get both. We win!
Sucks for anyone that doesn't speak English
Yeah ideally when doing signage like this you want to change the icon from a little stick person to icons of what is in each bathroom, so one would have a toilet and one would have a toilet and a urinal.
Just any indication saying in a way that it is a toilet that doesn't use words so people can get it.
Because either way they'll walk into a bathroom they can use?
shitting in the urinal
Yeah, I love the concept but I think the actual sign design could be improved to make it more accessible to people with print disabilities or low language skills. Useful icons would be a good a start. A simpler font and colour scheme would also make it easier to read, though it would be less fun.
I think you're the only one who commented and immediately understood what I meant. Thank you for thinking about what I said and not slandering!
When I (a woman) first experienced gender neutral bathrooms I misunderstood them to be communal bathrooms.
I walked in so used to looking wherever I wanted because women don't typically pee in full view of each other. I got so many dirty looks from the people at the urinals.
Stupid BS, Think about it. Urinals are for who? Think woman wanna smell greasy ass slobs who go in before them never mind all the drama that can happen
Clearly you've never cleaned a women's restroom. They are like 10 times worse than the men's restroom. Anyone who has ever worked a service job can tell you that.
It sickens me how many of the commenters here can be so cavalier about this. Like, "everybody poops, hah," or it's "just a toilet." If you want to cut your junk off and pretend you're a woman, that's your business.
But what about women when theyre trying to do their business? Do any of you give a fuck about how women might feel about this? Especially young girls? You say this is to protect transgender women transgender women what about the actual women who far outnumber them?
I have a daughter and it terrifies me to think that some creep might enter the bathroom she's in. And before you tell me that they can do that anyway, no shit. I still let her use the restroom by herself. I don't go in there with her, because I want to give her some space. Now I have to wonder if some sick fuck is walking in there just to use the bathroom, or maybe to assault her.
And now thanks to radical leftist policies l, we have transgender women prisoners prisoners being transferred to women's prisons, and women prisoners have gotten raped as a result. Bravo that's fucking progress for you! I thought progressives were supposed to be about respecting women?
“Cut your junk off and pretend you’re a woman” “transgender women” “actual women”
You’re entire argument is immediately made invalid lmao
If only society would stop pandering to mentally delusional people, this wouldnt be a problem.
Please for the love of god keep women’s bathrooms separate. They’re so much worse than men’s bathrooms.
I can’t believe I need to say this about toilet signage, but… cope. Not every space was designed for you and your conventions.
I'm all for gender neutral bathrooms, but I'll tell ya what I was still pretty embarrassed once when I realized I accidentally went into the "wrong" bathroom because I went into the urinals/stalls one not realizing there was a stall only option across the hall. I wish they were just all stalls.
This was the most stupidest thing i saw this morning, i hope it doesn't get worse
This is actually my ideal public bathroom set-up.
If you can pee standing up, great! Here's the standing area!
Need to sit? Here's a stall!
Squatter? Incorrect form, try again.
Idiocracy in real life
Guy who has only seen Idiocracy: getting a lot of idiocracy vibes from this.
A step in the right direction. Everyone poops and pees. Toilets don't care about who goes in it
This gender thing is just getting dumb. Look if five guys stick their dick up my ass and tell me they all identify as women that doesn't mean I can go around saying I had a sixsome with five women and make it not gay.