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82. You should absolutely win a DUzy...n/t
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  -What's the difference between designer vaginas and female genital mutilation? 1932  Jul-22-07 04:38 PM   #0 
  - consent  leftofthedial   Jul-22-07 04:38 PM   #1 
  - exactly. (nt)  dorkulon   Jul-22-07 04:39 PM   #2 
  - not to mention postoperative function  Warpy   Jul-22-07 04:41 PM   #4 
  - Beat me to it.  Jed Dilligan   Jul-22-07 04:42 PM   #6 
  - I think a lot of young women consent to FGM because cultural pressures are so overwhelming.  1932   Jul-22-07 04:44 PM   #8 
     - there is a huge difference  toadzilla   Jul-24-07 01:39 AM   #110 
  - Well, the absence of violence is one difference --  Katherine Brengle   Jul-22-07 04:41 PM   #3 
  - Are you sure about that?  1932   Jul-22-07 04:45 PM   #11 
     - First of all, comparing male circumcision with FGM is a red herring so don't  Katherine Brengle   Jul-22-07 04:52 PM   #18 
        - But I think that a lot of women in countries where they do FGM  1932   Jul-22-07 05:00 PM   #27 
  - What 'social norm' forces women to have surgery on their vaginas?  Swamp Rat   Jul-22-07 04:41 PM   #5 
  - Vaginoplasty - ....  JacquesMolay   Jul-22-07 05:30 PM   #58 
     - So Vaginoplasty after childbirth = Designer Vaginas?  Swamp Rat   Jul-22-07 05:34 PM   #60 
        - If you look at some before/after pics...  Concerned GA Voter   Jul-22-07 06:48 PM   #90 
           - When I see models sporting 'Gucci Vaginas' on TV, I will take this seriously.  Swamp Rat   Jul-22-07 06:53 PM   #94 
              - I'm sure there are doctors whose names are as good as Gucci in some circles...  Concerned GA Voter   Jul-22-07 07:22 PM   #99 
  - I don't know. What's the difference having your penis pierced and forced castration?  devilgrrl   Jul-22-07 04:43 PM   #7 
  - When it's cultural pressures forcing people to make/accept any of those choices  1932   Jul-22-07 04:51 PM   #16 
     - What "cultural pressures forcing people" to have surgery on their vaginas?  Swamp Rat   Jul-22-07 05:01 PM   #29 
     - If you do a search of the phrase, you'll probably find 20 articles in women's mags  1932   Jul-22-07 05:05 PM   #32 
        - No, it is incumbent upon you to provide proof for your assertions.  Swamp Rat   Jul-22-07 05:09 PM   #37 
           - I never would have posted this if I hadn't been reading about D.V. for months.  1932   Jul-22-07 05:12 PM   #42 
              - Please provide links to what you read and watch.  Swamp Rat   Jul-22-07 05:18 PM   #52 
                 - Why don't you go do some research at the magazine  RamboLiberal   Jul-22-07 05:57 PM   #72 
                    - If it requires research, is it really that commonly known?  Sparkly   Jul-22-07 06:12 PM   #78 
                    - Well I wouldn't exactly call looking at magazine racks  RamboLiberal   Jul-22-07 06:16 PM   #81 
                    - Good point.  Swamp Rat   Jul-22-07 06:37 PM   #87 
                    - The women I know that have had them are mostly middle-aged  Horse with no Name   Jul-24-07 04:01 AM   #117 
                    - No, when someone makes a profound, sweeping assertion about "culture," I expect that person  Swamp Rat   Jul-22-07 06:31 PM   #85 
     - Are you assuming that women aren't intelligent enough to consent  Horse with no Name   Jul-24-07 03:58 AM   #116 
  - Look at your question?  MuseRider   Jul-22-07 04:44 PM   #9 
  - For what reason? For a reason that was invented by a corporation and which  1932   Jul-22-07 04:46 PM   #12 
     - Informed consent  MuseRider   Jul-22-07 05:38 PM   #61 
     - Sometimes the procedures are medically indicated.  avrdream   Jul-22-07 05:39 PM   #62 
     - The one woman I know who had it done did so to correct a badly done episiotomy  havocmom   Jul-22-07 10:11 PM   #107 
  - Oh....how about "consent"....n/t  Madspirit   Jul-22-07 04:45 PM   #10 
  - I dunno, but how about the millions of US women with no health insurance?  OzarkDem   Jul-22-07 04:48 PM   #13 
  - OMG!?!  OlderButWiser   Jul-22-07 04:49 PM   #14 
  - My response, too!!  Sparkly   Jul-22-07 04:54 PM   #20 
  - Me, too!  LanternWaste   Jul-24-07 07:15 AM   #122 
  - Something you wouldn't catch me doing for any reason  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Jul-22-07 04:55 PM   #22 
     - Dayum....  Sparkly   Jul-22-07 05:11 PM   #40 
        - This was answered many years ago by...  OlderButWiser   Jul-22-07 05:16 PM   #49 
        - Ben Franklin was very astute  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Jul-22-07 05:19 PM   #53 
        - Aye  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Jul-22-07 05:18 PM   #51 
        - I could see it becoming a "trend" if it got a lot of hype  Sparkly   Jul-22-07 05:26 PM   #55 
           - that's what  OlderButWiser   Jul-22-07 05:29 PM   #57 
           - ...  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Jul-22-07 05:47 PM   #66 
              - I hope I don't flip on NBC  OlderButWiser   Jul-22-07 05:55 PM   #71 
                 - That would be problematic  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Jul-22-07 06:03 PM   #74 
           - As if there aren't enough things they make women feel anxious about  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Jul-22-07 05:49 PM   #68 
              - Exactly  Sparkly   Jul-22-07 05:52 PM   #70 
        - Female genitalia does change with age  Horse with no Name   Jul-24-07 04:06 AM   #119 
  - I'm a 52-year-old female  pink-o   Jul-22-07 04:50 PM   #15 
  - Don't you think that making women anxious about the size of their vaginas  1932   Jul-22-07 04:53 PM   #19 
     - Excuse me?  MuseRider   Jul-22-07 06:13 PM   #79 
     - You cannot "make" them spend money.  impeachdubya   Jul-22-07 07:31 PM   #103 
     - aren't you referring to  shanti   Jul-22-07 08:10 PM   #106 
  - You MUST be a guy  Madspirit   Jul-22-07 04:52 PM   #17 
  - For the fifth time in this thread, on consent:  1932   Jul-22-07 04:56 PM   #24 
  - Sorry  Madspirit   Jul-22-07 05:00 PM   #28 
  - See post 19.  1932   Jul-22-07 05:01 PM   #30 
  - "you're going to bad at sex and unhappy if your vagina isn't like it was when you were 16"  Swamp Rat   Jul-22-07 05:04 PM   #31 
  - see above. Google.  1932   Jul-22-07 05:06 PM   #34 
     - No, I think you should provide the evidence to back your assertions.  Swamp Rat   Jul-22-07 05:14 PM   #44 
        - He's full of shit  Madspirit   Jul-22-07 05:42 PM   #64 
           - I am beginning to think this line of reasoning may actually harm the real debate  Swamp Rat   Jul-22-07 05:47 PM   #65 
              - Hey Swampy!  Madspirit   Jul-22-07 06:07 PM   #75 
  - Arguing that no one is able to consent to ANYTHING you, personally don't approve of makes a mockery  impeachdubya   Jul-22-07 05:05 PM   #33 
     - In countries where FGM'd mothers accept FGM for their daughters, what drives that consent?  1932   Jul-22-07 05:09 PM   #38 
        - In one case, you're talking about someone making a decision for another, a minor.  impeachdubya   Jul-22-07 05:12 PM   #41 
        - I respect decisions not driven by Fear-Urgency-Disaster -- the salesman's tactic  1932   Jul-22-07 05:14 PM   #43 
           - What FUD?  LibFromWV   Jul-22-07 05:51 PM   #69 
           - Rather than making some giant list as to which decisions are "permitted" and which aren't, try this  impeachdubya   Jul-22-07 07:26 PM   #101 
        - What drives it that the girl won't find a husband if that husband isn't assured the she is sexless  Marrah_G   Jul-22-07 06:49 PM   #91 
  - I think I am going to go schedule one  Horse with no Name   Jul-24-07 04:08 AM   #120 
  - FGM is very real and cruel  blogslut   Jul-22-07 04:54 PM   #21 
  - Yes. I hope discussions like this one nip this insanity in the bud.  1932   Jul-22-07 04:57 PM   #25 
     - I dunno about designer V's ,  sheeptramp   Jul-22-07 05:21 PM   #54 
  - People should be free to do as they please with their bodies.  dkofos   Jul-22-07 04:55 PM   #23 
  - ...without having their perceptions of themselves manipulated by profit-driven industries.  1932   Jul-22-07 04:58 PM   #26 
     - No, what he said was "people should be free to do what they want with their own bodies".  impeachdubya   Jul-22-07 05:08 PM   #36 
     - Like smoking? We know how smoking was sold to Americans. It's cool. It's healthy.  1932   Jul-22-07 05:16 PM   #46 
        - And lots of people have managed to figure out that it's bad for you. Don't lecture me about smoking,  impeachdubya   Jul-22-07 07:40 PM   #104 
     - Not what I said  dkofos   Jul-22-07 05:15 PM   #45 
  - I think the voluntary nature of it is an extremely important.difference  JVS   Jul-22-07 05:07 PM   #35 
  - What the hell is a "designer vagina?" And, what happens to it  Skidmore   Jul-22-07 05:10 PM   #39 
  - "DKNY" is emblazoned on the forehead of the newborn.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Jul-22-07 05:18 PM   #50 
  - Designer vaginas? How did I miss this trend?  sheeptramp   Jul-22-07 05:16 PM   #47 
  - ...."Built in Stereo Surround Sound"...  pink-o   Jul-22-07 05:29 PM   #56 
     - If I see iVaginas I will concede that we may have a problem.  Swamp Rat   Jul-22-07 05:32 PM   #59 
     - "iVaginas"  Madspirit   Jul-22-07 06:08 PM   #76 
     - Do I win anything?  Swamp Rat   Jul-22-07 06:14 PM   #80 
        - You should absolutely win a DUzy...n/t  Madspirit   Jul-22-07 06:18 PM   #82 
     - Dude, that's why you're one of the ones who make this place worthwhile.  impeachdubya   Jul-22-07 07:27 PM   #102 
     - I'll be first in line.  toadzilla   Jul-24-07 01:47 AM   #111 
     - Attachment disorder?  InkAddict   Jul-22-07 07:04 PM   #95 
     - Will my new vagina be available in a choice of designer colors?  sheeptramp   Jul-24-07 08:52 AM   #123 
  - The former have labels.  rug   Jul-22-07 05:16 PM   #48 
  - women who choose designer vaginas are much older and have much more freedom to choose  pitohui   Jul-22-07 05:42 PM   #63 
  - Ahh  Madspirit   Jul-22-07 06:09 PM   #77 
  - I want my new designer V to have  JitterbugPerfume   Jul-22-07 05:48 PM   #67 
  - ROFL!  Geek_Girl   Jul-22-07 06:22 PM   #83 
  - Adults can consent to  Dorian Gray   Jul-22-07 05:57 PM   #73 
  - Why can't we have a thread on designer penises and male mutilation/castration?  undeterred   Jul-22-07 06:28 PM   #84 
  - If my penis were...  Concerned GA Voter   Jul-22-07 06:53 PM   #93 
  - Because no one started one yet?  Maddy McCall   Jul-22-07 07:08 PM   #97 
  - Google "subincision" and "meatotomy"  jmowreader   Jul-24-07 01:28 AM   #108 
  - I'd love to know what percentage of people in the U.S  irislake   Jul-22-07 06:35 PM   #86 
  - Consent AND designer vaginas are not intended to void pleasure permenantly AND  Marrah_G   Jul-22-07 06:39 PM   #88 
  - I can't help but picture "designer" vaginas going down the fashion runway.  Bluebear   Jul-22-07 06:40 PM   #89 
  - Ummm, Labia vs Clitoris?  ShaneGR   Jul-22-07 06:50 PM   #92 
  - Anaesthesia? Hospital settings? Doctors? Patient status? Patient choice?  WinkyDink   Jul-22-07 07:06 PM   #96 
  - Here's the scariest one  jmowreader   Jul-22-07 07:11 PM   #98 
  - "privilege" and "deflower"  MuseRider   Jul-22-07 08:06 PM   #105 
  - One is a choice - the other is not.  emilyg   Jul-22-07 07:25 PM   #100 
  - I want that detachable one,  sandnsea   Jul-24-07 01:37 AM   #109 
  - Thats like comparing boob jobs to breast removal by a serial killer,  MiltonF   Jul-24-07 01:56 AM   #112 
  - exactly. n/t  toadzilla   Jul-24-07 01:58 AM   #113 
  - consent, or the illusion thereof  NuttyFluffers   Jul-24-07 02:54 AM   #114 
  - The mindset required to manufacture consent to this is just sick.  greyhound1966   Jul-24-07 03:24 AM   #115 
  - Designer vaginas??? Excuse me while I google....nt  calteacherguy   Jul-24-07 04:04 AM   #118 
  - Laughing out loud  B Calm   Jul-24-07 06:37 AM   #121 
  - It is all about the Choice and always will be  bleedingheart   Jul-24-07 08:59 AM   #124 
  - In the movie Shadowlands  Lydia Leftcoast   Jul-24-07 09:01 AM   #125 
 

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