All rights reserved. Since before the days of Napoleon, the city of love has battled the odorous scourge of les pipis sauvages, or wild peeing. The widespread practice of public urination is technically illegal. Try to turn a public misdeed into something resembling a public service. Earlier this year, officials partnered with Faltazi , a French design agency with a fresh idea: installing public urinals in areas known for abundant urination.
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Insert the fall of the Roman empire, a plague or advancements in plumbing, and suddenly public restrooms dry up. The earliest iterations of public restrooms reach back to 2, B. In , Paris introduced public restrooms along its most popular boulevards. Called pissoirs , the toilets were merely a line of urinals and a few toilets with a privacy-protecting screen running behind the urinators.
Where We’re At With Peeing in Public
To put it simply, he pees when he comes. In fact, he is the only person in the world who does this we think. In spite of this, Seth maintains a rather enviable sex life, but his condition has left him with a sense of isolation few of us can understand. Seth was happy to enlighten us. The first time I ever came, I peed all over myself.
Ah, peeing. Especially at festivals. The fences, of course. We decided to talk to some of the courageous female souls who have braved the soiled soil of Roskilde Festival to get their take on the pee situation.