Two-Way mirrors

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by melbo, Sep 20, 2005.

  1. melbo

    melbo Hunter Gatherer Administrator Founding Member

    Thought this was quite interesting. And I know in about 30 seconds you're
    going to do to what I did and find the nearest mirror....

    Often heard about the 2-way mirror but could never tell. So, I thought you
    might be interested. Do you know how to determine if a mirror is 2-way or

    This is not to scare you, but to make you aware. A policewoman who travels
    all over the US and gives seminars and techniques for business women.

    When we visit toilets, bathrooms, hotel rooms, changing rooms, etc., how
    many of you know for sure that the seemingly ordinary mirror hanging on the wall is a real mirror, or actually a 2-way mirror (i.e., they can see you,
    but you can't see them)? There have been many cases of people installing
    2-way mirrors in female changing rooms. It is very difficult to positively
    identify the surface by just looking at it.

    So, how do we determine with any amount of certainty what type of mirror we are looking at? Just conduct this simple test:

    Place the tip of your fingernail against the reflective surface and if there
    is a GAP between your fingernail and the image of the nail, then it is a
    GENUINE mirror.

    However, if your fingernail DIRECTLY TOUCHES the image of your nail, then BEWARE, FOR IT IS a 2-WAY MIRROR!

    "No Space, Leave the Place." So remember, every time you see a mirror, do the "fingernail test." It doesn't cost you anything. Share this with all the women you know.

  2. E.L.

    E.L. Moderator of Lead Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    I will.
  3. CRC

    CRC Survivor of Tidal Waves | RIP 7-24-2015 Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Thanks Melbo...good information...

    I travel a good bit..and alone..there have been many times I stopped and just didn't feel comfortable...and I never, ever stop at Rest Areas.....Not a woman traveling alone....

    I have read the statistics and talked to enough of my police friends to know not to stop there......
  4. Quigley_Sharps

    Quigley_Sharps The Badministrator Administrator Founding Member

    yeah great info.ty passing it on to the females in my life.[bow]
  5. melbo

    melbo Hunter Gatherer Administrator Founding Member

    See, that's the male/female difference...I ever find one, I'm going to give them a puppet show... [ghrit]
  6. E.L.

    E.L. Moderator of Lead Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

  7. Galactus

    Galactus Monkey+++ Founding Member

  8. ghostrider

    ghostrider Resident Poltergeist Founding Member

    What he said.
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