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Poor Timing Is... [Oct. 6th, 2005|05:19 pm]
Nicodemus
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...vigorously sneezing while using a urinal.
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[User Picture]From: bluerain
2005-10-07 12:21 am (UTC)
There, you see? Sitting down is just a flat-out superior method.
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[User Picture]From: nicodemusrat
2005-10-07 12:25 am (UTC)
You use urinals sitting down?

(Actually, I do always sit down when using a toilet.)
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[User Picture]From: polrbear
2005-10-07 12:41 am (UTC)
Hahaha. This is the very reason for the non-adjacent-urinal rule.
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[User Picture]From: patch_bunny
2005-10-07 02:08 am (UTC)
Nah. A urinal is nothing. It's like right there. A toilet, on the other hand, requires aim and a steady hand. It's 2 feet away! A sneeze there and it's all over.

Not that I would know, of course. This is all theoretical. Trigonometry and such.

Stop looking at me! *runs and hides*
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[User Picture]From: spikedpunch
2005-10-07 02:56 am (UTC)
To quote George Carlin:
"Don't sneeze, you might blow your asshole out."
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[User Picture]From: qatar
2005-10-07 04:16 am (UTC)
Yikes!

Random urinal trivia for the day: obviously I don't know firsthand, but I hear that they don't tend to have urinals in Qatar -- public nudity and all that. But restrooms usually DO have these little stations where men can perform wudu, or the ritual ablutions before prayer. I hear they look very similar to urinals, and there have been problems with Westerners accidentally peeing into them. Oops.
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[User Picture]From: rustitobuck
2005-10-07 07:14 am (UTC)
The worst, of course, is when the sneeze causes one to lean forward involuntarily, at which time the apparatus tucks itself neatly back inside trousers and underwear, and continues to emit urine, now with sneeze-enhanced greater force.

If this happens, it will happen on the first bathroom visit of a work day, ten minutes before a meeting with a superior or a customer.
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[User Picture]From: furahi
2005-10-07 08:12 am (UTC)
Messy...
I'm so sorry ;)
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[User Picture]From: brandywine93
2005-10-07 04:12 pm (UTC)
*snicker* just don't cover your mouth with both hands while you sneeze!!
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[User Picture]From: chairoraccoon
2005-10-07 04:36 pm (UTC)
Yikes!!! I recall that happening once or twice. Thank goodness there was nobody next to me.
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