public bathrooms

Good News
Offering the city’s homeless some much needed relief.
Queer Voices
There are zero situations in which trans people have attacked anyone in a bathroom. If we can't trust straight cisgender men to behave, then we should be policing and punishing them, not everyone else.
Queer Voices
All of this is that fear mongering and legislation against transgender people using bathrooms has zero actual benefit, and many clearly understood consequences that affect both transgender and cisgender people.
Post 50
I know there are many places that have unisex bathrooms now, so women can blame men. NO, it's not men hosing down the stall, trust me. My husband actually was appalled to think men were too lazy to even lift the seat. Then I told him it probably wasn't the men who made that disgusting mess.
Travel
As a frequent traveler through life and space, I often have the need to use a restroom in an airport. Such necessary actions require tenacity, humility, and tolerance, human attributes that may not eagerly spring into action after sitting four hours on a plane with a middle-age bladder.
Queer Voices
The tribalism of organizing the world into categories comes from a very basic place to identify those around us. There are those that are men, those that are women and there are those that are not. Having the wisdom to know when it matters is what will make the world a better place.
Videos
Women have come to expect gazing over at the much shorter line for the mens' room. But why is that the norm, and does it have to be? One writer is calling out the inherent sexism of our public toilets.
Books
Where did strangers answer the "call of nature" in Victorian London? At the start of Victoria's reign, options were limited. Some pubs had primitive outdoor "urinals" -- no more than a vertical slab of stone -- but men largely resorted to the nearest alley.
Science
Wilcox said he had no proof that germs spread by dryers could cause illness but added that the findings suggest this "could
Impact
Dignity requires shifting from a worldview based on inevitability to one based on possibility. It requires bringing our best selves.
Videos
To poop or not to poop? That is just one of the many questions governing workplace bathroom etiquette. From bodily functions to conversations on the ivory throne, we get to the bottom of what's ok and what's not ok to do in your office restroom.
Travel
Loo, john, commode, porcelain god, toilet -- whatever you call it, we all need one at some point during our travels. So, why not make it an interesting stop along the way?
Home & Living
What do you think of this modern bathroom? Bathrooms and kitchens are usually the first areas in a home to be remodeled. Whether
Comedy
When the lock on the bathroom stall won't quite latch. Maybe it will be fine? Nope. It's gonna open. No matter what.
Parenting
My Life As A Video Game: Just Dance 4 Mobile Games For Babies With Kids Vs. Without Kids: Eating Breakfast You probably didn’t
The World Post
Undaunted by the difficulty of doing what's good, people who are doing number one should act like they're doing number two
Weird News
When you gotta go, you gotta go. But hopefully it won't be in one of these terrifying public potties. Read more on www.cracked.com
Travel
Who hasn't ducked into a hotel to make use of a clean public restroom while on vacation?
Parenting
I grab a paper towel to turn on the faucet. I flush with my foot. I try to do this discreetly because I don't want my kids to copy my OCD habits. Unfortunately, the little buggers have caught on.