Comments: Rational Society, Rational Sexuality

Because anyone who thinks the image on that bottle of Coppertone was so popular because of the little doggie and not because of the bare prepubescent butt hanging out of the swimsuit is just lying to themselves.

Ironically, the changing standards of physical beauty have protected that particular image: it's not as prurient -- in many eyes -- because the kid isn't stick-thin...

I'm struck by the catch-22 nature of the problem: what we need is research, but the research is itself criminal/shunned....

Posted by Ahistoricality at March 5, 2006 01:40 PM