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CHASTITY BELTS... FOR HIM

The device may look like a novel fashion accessory or a variation on one of those "cock locks" favored by those into fetishism, cross-dressing and a little S&M, but it was originally intended to put a stop to young men spilling their seed on stony ground, or rather in their hands or handkerchieves.
THEY DIDN'T WRITE THAT?

Recently I had a friend hip me to a song that I had no idea existed, having thought for decades that the later cover of it by an ‘80s one-hit-wonder band was the original and only version ever recorded. This epiphany led to a conversation about hit songs that we didn’t at first realize were covers — sometimes not discovering the existence of the original versions until many years after the fact. A few friends joined in, and at the end of the conversation I was sitting on a list of nearly 50 well-known hit songs that were “surprise” cover versions.
THIS IS VERY UPSETTING

The museum features more than 300 figures, many of them reclaimed after having been discarded from other museums — which means that there are more than a few celebrities and famous people in the mix. When the figures "true" identities shine through the Biblical costumes, it can make for an odd experience.
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