Things you just don't get

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  1. patrickBOOTH

    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Variety Cafe
     
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    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    It is my neighborhood's second home.
     
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    L'Incandescent Senior member

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    Irregardless of whether I am in a home or public ecstablishment, I call it "the facility."
     
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    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Can always just call it the head.
     
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    Oh so it's a bar, of course drunk people will be confused.
     
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    What if the bathroom lacks a bathing facility? It really isn't a half bath--- as it really was never a bath anything.
     
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    Or perhaps they are looking for the toilet?
     
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    So people in a cafe need somewhere to have a rest?
     
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    Cafe /= ship.
     
  12. Harold falcon

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    I didn't make up the word, but all educated people know what it means. Perhaps graduate from middle school where they call it a "lavatory" and you'll figure it out.
     
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    And I guess from your comment that no educated person knows that a sign in an "establishment" that reads "bathroom" means toilet? Either way the room where one excretes waste is a toilet, but that seems for some reason to be a shameful word for Americans, much like titbit.
     
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    Harold falcon Senior member

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    Do you mean tidbit?
     
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    Why are you too embarrassed to say tit?
     

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