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Bidet....Yes, No And Why?  
User currently offlineMirrodie From United States of America, joined Apr 2000, 7444 posts, RR: 62
Posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 16 hours ago) and read 1424 times:
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The house we are looking to buy has a bidet in it.

Who here likes them? dislikes them? has one? uses one?

and what do you use it for?  Big grin (IE, we alternatively might consider using it as a dog bowl  Big thumbs up






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User currently offlineLogan22L From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 16 hours ago) and read 1414 times:


If your kids use bad language, you can use it to wash out their mouths with French milled soap.

Logan


User currently offlineJ_hallgren From United States of America, joined Jun 2000, 1507 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 16 hours ago) and read 1403 times:

Back in my last yr of HS, done at a vo-tech center in architecture, we had a guy in class who had never heard of these things...he ended up with nickname "Tod rod Bidet"...

Seriously, I've seen em...never used one...guess it's more for the "higher" class folks...who want their butts clean...



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User currently offlineAa61hvy From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 13977 posts, RR: 57
Reply 3, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 16 hours ago) and read 1404 times:

I've seen them in some of the Indian and European hotels I've stayed at overseas. I've played with them  Big grin but never actually used one.


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User currently offlineDesertJets From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 7811 posts, RR: 16
Reply 4, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 16 hours ago) and read 1400 times:

I suppose you could just use it as a urinal.


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User currently offlineLevent From France, joined Sep 2004, 1718 posts, RR: 5
Reply 5, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 16 hours ago) and read 1397 times:

I have one but don´t use it to wash my butt, I wash my feet in it...

User currently offlineAn-225 From United States of America, joined Sep 2000, 3950 posts, RR: 40
Reply 6, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 15 hours ago) and read 1381 times:

Why don't you try using it? Will save you immense amounts of TP.

As for me, I've never even seen one.

Alex.



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User currently offlineCaptoveur From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 15 hours ago) and read 1377 times:

I doubt there are many better morning pick me ups than a nice blast of cold water in the ass.

User currently offlineYyz717 From Canada, joined Sep 2001, 16367 posts, RR: 56
Reply 8, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 15 hours ago) and read 1365 times:

A complete waste of porcelain if you ask me.


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User currently offlineLuv767s From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 271 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 15 hours ago) and read 1356 times:

I've seen them in many hotels in France and they seem sort of weird. I asked a friend who lives in Paris about bidets and he said that they were developed for women to use during their periods or something along those lines. I've fooled around with the ones at our hotels and I can't see how effective they would be. I guess it would save on toilet paper, but you also need a towel to dry off...

The only place in the US I've seen them is in the suites at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas.



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User currently offlineJasepl From India, joined Jul 2004, 3582 posts, RR: 39
Reply 10, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 15 hours ago) and read 1352 times:

The only place in the US I've seen them is in the suites at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas.

LOL! Trust Vegas to come up with that!


User currently offlineNeder99 From United Kingdom, joined Sep 2000, 184 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 8 hours ago) and read 1309 times:

An Italian friend of mine (female) will walk straight out of a hotel if there's no bidet in her bathroom.
I however fail to see the usefulness of those things.


User currently offlineConcord977 From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 1261 posts, RR: 25
Reply 12, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 7 hours ago) and read 1297 times:

Almost every house in Miami has them.

I am told that people there could stand to use them more often.



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User currently offlineMaverickM11 From United States of America, joined Apr 2000, 17824 posts, RR: 46
Reply 13, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 7 hours ago) and read 1289 times:

We've always had one in the house usually at least in the master bathroom. Them's bad things to have around children...when I was young I thought it was a sweet fountain.


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User currently offlineMdsh00 From United States of America, joined May 2004, 4130 posts, RR: 8
Reply 14, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 7 hours ago) and read 1286 times:

The only place in the US I've seen them is in the suites at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas.

The Mirage has it too  Big thumbs up.

I've seen a lot of Bidets on sale at hardware and design stores here. I personally think they are nice...provided they aren't sharp and high powered like my grandparents' in India is. BUT...I don't think I could use a public bidet like I saw in Dubai.



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User currently offlineAvianceGirlUK From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 15, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 6 hours ago) and read 1279 times:

When i was 7, my friend Emily told me it was a water fountain and she drunk out of it. So i drunk it too.. Well it was the right height for us.
I think i only learned it was a bidet and what one of them was when i was 15 or something. We dont have them over in the UK much.


User currently offlineRabenschlag From Germany, joined Oct 2000, 1021 posts, RR: 0
Reply 16, posted (10 years 3 months 1 week 6 hours ago) and read 1268 times:

yes. why? simple: would you feel comfortable when you had to wipe your sweat with paper? no, you take a shower.

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