to a radio report, a middle school in Oregon was faced with a unique problem.
A number of girls were beginning to use lipstick and would put it on in the
restroom. That was fine, but after they put on their lipstick, they would press
their lips to the mirror leaving dozens of little lip prints.
the principal decided that something had to be done. She called all of the girls
to the restroom and met them there with the maintenance man.
explained that all these lip prints were causing a major problem for the custodian
who had to clean the mirrors every night. To demonstrate how difficult it was
to clean the mirrors, she asked the maintenance guy to clean one of them. He
took a long handled squeegee, dipped it into the toilet and then cleaned the
then, there have been no lip prints on the mirrors.