Boys told no standing to urinate
Sept. 28, 2006: A Norwegian school was blasted for "fiddling with God's work" by the chief of one of the nation's political parties after boys were told they would no longer be allowed to stand while urinating.
"When boys are not allowed to pee in the natural way, the way boys have done for generations, it is meddling with God's work," said Vidar Kleppe, the chief of the Democrats Party.
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"It is a human right not to have to sit down like a girl," he said.
The principal told reporters the restrooms are used by both boys and girls, and the young boys are not "good enough at aiming" in order to have "a pleasant toilet."
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