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Response to sinkingfeeling (Reply #22)

Mon Jun 3, 2013, 04:17 PM

28. Because he was asked if his fast lifestyle caught up

With him (meAning how he got cancer) and he claimed it was oral sex/hpv. I'm not disputing it may be a cause just that he's not being honest about the many issues that may have led to his illness. Is he denying smoking because there's a stigma?

And the articles original point wasn't that it was gross that he brought up oral sex but that a reporter thought it was ok to ask in the first place. I agree with the writer and you-he shouldn't have to explain. I just think if he's going to he should be truthful.

Yes I saw the update but seems like they're trying to clarify. Who knows? And again not really our business anyway.

Article also brings up the irony of hpv being a socially acceptable reason to have cancer when the vaccine has been used by certain groups to shame women. They've faught vaccinating girls because it can be sexually transmitted and you know that would be giving young girls permission to have sex.

I hope that you're well!

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