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Best Solution to a Legal Impasse

While it’s old hat in most places in the States, one German state (Lower Saxony) only recently enacted a ban on smoking in restaurants, this past August. Michael Windisch isn’t the type of kerl to take that sitting down. So the proprietor of the Maltermeister Turm restaurant decided to offer his patrons a unique smoking solution.

He installed a smoking point. He put some holes in the wall, where patrons can stick their head and hands through, sorta like a guillotine. As the Spiegel Online clarifies for us, “[t]he patrons can then legally enjoy a cigarette without having to leave the comfort of the inn.

I mean, just look:




Awesome, right?

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More like stocks than guillotine, really.