Every Friday, The CSPH shares with you stories, reports, and headlines we’ve come across during the week focusing on sexuality, gender, sexual health, sexual politics, and more. These may be stories we found to be controversial, thought-provoking, or just plain interesting! Without further adieu, here is the roundup for the week of July 27, 2012.
1.A Housefly’s Dilemma
A housefly’s fluttering wings during copulation can alert predators of its presence and put it in grave danger, similarly to how your roommate is tempted to kill you when you break out your extra-loud vibrator.
2. Pee-wee Herman’s Protege
Fred Willard makes a rookie mistake at an adult theater in Los Angeles.
3. Tired Tom, Dick, and Harry
According to a new study, men falling asleep after sex isn’t just an overused trope in nearly every form of media ever, it’s a proven fact.
4. Conservative Country becomes Central Sex Change Hub
As social attitudes transform, Serbia is surprising many as it becomes a popular destination for sex change operations.
5. Captain Obvious is Totally on Our Side
Turns out inexpensive and easier access to birth control lowers incidences of abortion. Who’da thunk it?
6. “Save Her Lars, She Fell in the Well!”
Eighteen fearless members of China’s police force work tirelessly to rescue a drowning woman, only to be heartbroken by the discovery that the distressed damsel was actually a local inflatable sex doll.