Disambiguation pages with short description All article disambiguation pages All disambiguation pages. I do remember a truck stop they used to raid. Views Read Edit View history. Nonetheless, others have defended Tearoom Tradepointing out that participants were conducting their activities in a public place and that the deceit was harmless, since Humphreys designed the study with respect for their individual privacy, not identifying them in his published work. Ryan - This an interesting post and being older 75 I remember "tea Rooms".
Your post also brought out memories re straight men.
Humphreys revealed his role to some of those he observed, but he noted that those who tended to talk with him openly were better educated; as he continued his research, he decided to conceal his identity in order to avoid response bias. Teahousea drinking establishment for tea and sometimes cake or light meals A public toilet where cottaging gay sex occurs See also [ edit ] Wikipedia: Disambiguation page providing links to topics that could be referred to by the same search term This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Tearoom. A Study of Homosexual Encounters in Public Placesa book by Laud Humphreys All pages with a title containing Tearoom All pages with a title containing Tea room Disambiguation page providing links to topics that could be referred to by the same search term. Views Read Edit View history. I've never once been to a wedding where some woman's husband didn't hit on me.