If you’re walking into a restroom with multiple stalls, try to nab the one closest to the door. The reason? Most people will skip over it to go to the middle stalls, making it the least-used—and, chances are, the cleanest. Another surprising fact: Ladies’ rooms tend to be messier than men’s rooms, perhaps because women are more likely to have children in tow.
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