NPR - October 13, 2009
by Peter Kenyon
Conservatives in Egypt are in a lather over a new device that promises to simulate the bleeding a virgin bride experiences on her wedding night. Politicians are calling the device an assault on Islamic and Arab values. But some young women say it's the inevitable result of Egypt's double standard when it comes to premarital sex.
That's it. I've had enough. Just how many soldiers must we lose for this nonsense? Where is that red button?
And we all support this mess at the gas pump?
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