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Old 04-27-15, 07:05 PM
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Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun day"

BERWYN, Ill. — Comedian Tamale Rocks recently made a strange and unpleasant discovery while getting ready to perform at a Chicago-area bar.

Rocks uploaded a video to YouTube from Cigars and Stripes bar in Berwyn, Ill., showing what appears to be a two-way mirror opposite the women’s toilet.

“It may not appear weird to some people, but for paranoid jerks like myself, I get a little confused about why that might be there,” she says in the video.

Her footage shows that on the other side of the mirror is a supply closet, from which one can apparently see through the two-way glass to whoever is in the toilet stall.

Rocks wrote in the caption to her video,

“Women are often told that we are “paranoid”, that the extra precautions we take are “excessive”. We are not. We engage in varying levels of due diligence, because if (or more likely when) something happens, we are the ones blamed.

“If something doesn’t happen (that time), we are written off as ‘acting crazy’ and ‘overreacting'”

The website Jezebel posted a story on the incident when a reader tipped them off about the video. According to the site, the owner of Cigars and Stripes, Ronnie Lottz, said the mirror is there to stay — and was quite defiant in saying so.

Jezebel quotes the owner as saying, “I will burn this f***ing place to the ground before I get rid of that mirror. Do you know how much joy that mirror has brought to us?” and, “We’re synonymous with Halloween. We do a freaky family fun day, and all the kids look in the mirror.

“This is a fun house, honey,” he added, “and if you don’t like the two-way mirror, go f*** yourself.”

The business’ Yelp page has a number of complaints about the mirror/window.

Rocks’s video was uploaded Sunday, and by Monday afternoon had nearly 200,000 views.

According to her Facebook page, the woman’s name is Tamale Sepp, and she attended Columbia College Chicago.

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The Jezebel article and interview with the owner: http://jezebel.com/woman-uncovers-tw...ner-1700336259
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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

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Comedian Tamale Rocks
That can't be real. It's obviously a stage name.

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According to her Facebook page, the woman’s name is Tamale Sepp
Well, there you go.

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I have no desire to watch another person go to bathroom. Ever.
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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

So there is no stall door? Is that normal for a women's room? I've seen it once in a blue moon in men's rooms, but imagined the ladies rooms had more privacy.
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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

And it takes just one complaining woman to ruin family fun day.
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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

Originally Posted by hanshotfirst1138 View Post
I have no desire to watch another person go to bathroom. Ever.
You haven't watched enough porn to know what really goes on in women's bathrooms
Old 04-27-15, 08:17 PM
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Originally Posted by cungar View Post
You haven't watched enough porn to know what really goes on in women's bathrooms
Personally, I've watched enough to know that you don't want to get too close to that weird hole in the wall. It's a good way to get your eye poked out!
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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

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I will burn this f***ing place to the ground before I get rid of that mirror. Do you know how much joy that mirror has brought to us?
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"Your Honor, as you know the best kind of porn are illegal. As such, I had to make my own."

"By God, You're right. Case Dismissed."
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And it takes just one complaining woman to ruin family fun day.
At Cigars and Stripes bar - everyday is family* fun day!!

* = must be 18 or over.
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i have no desire to watch another person go to bathroom. Ever.
+1
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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

Is Tamale Rocks related to Chris Rocks?
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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

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I have no desire to watch another person go to bathroom. Ever.
Wait until you settle down with a spouse into a place with one bathroom, sometimes you'll have no choice.

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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

Even as a guy, I wouldn't use a stall without a door on it. I'd wait until I got home.
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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

It might just be one of those restrooms that just has a sink and toilet w/ a lock on the door. Not too weird.
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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

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Personally, I've watched enough to know that you don't want to get too close to that weird hole in the wall. It's a good way to get your eye poked out!
Time to change your username to The One-Eyed Infidel?
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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

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According to the site, the owner of Cigars and Stripes, Ronnie Lottz, said the mirror is there to stay and was quite defiant in saying so.

Jezebel quotes the owner as saying, I will burn this f***ing place to the ground before I get rid of that mirror. Do you know how much joy that mirror has brought to us? and, Were synonymous with Halloween. We do a freaky family fun day, and all the kids look in the mirror.
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Time to change your username to The One-Eyed Infidel?
I assume by your winky-face smiley that that was supposed to be funny, so I'll reward you with the obligatory "ha-ha". Everybody gets one.
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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

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I have no desire to watch another person go to bathroom. Ever.
Freak!
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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

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Jezebel quotes the owner as saying, “I will burn this f***ing place to the ground before I get rid of that mirror. Do you know how much joy that mirror has brought to us?” and, “We’re synonymous with Halloween. We do a freaky family fun day, and all the kids look in the mirror.

In my opinion, the only issue that matters is whether or not people are told about the two way mirror before they use the toilet. If they are not told in advance, then the owner is a real scumbag. If they are told in advance, well, consenting adults should be allowed to do that kind of stuff.

Oh, and no one who is under 18 should be allowed to watch.
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Re: Woman discovers 2way mirror in womens restroom, owner says it's for "family fun d

Weird but not as weird as the super bitchy vibe that woman puts off.

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