September 11, 2010
SPITTING IN THE URINAL
Question on Metafilter:
"Spitting in the urinal, what's that about? Why do so many guys feel the need to spit first, before urinating?"
Lots of half-baked theories from "it helps you pee" to "because men are assholes", but I think one guy nailed it:
We like to have a target.
Heck, even tossing a piece of toilet paper in the bowl would work. Guys LOVE target-shooting.