Encouraging Abstinence For Adults

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Obese Engage In Unsafe Sex More

A French study revealed that obese people have sex less often than those of healthier weight, but engage in riskier behavior when they do.

Men Suffer Postpartum Depression Too

A study in the Journal of the American Medical Association showed that 10 percent of new fathers can suffer a serious depression in the first year of a child's birth.

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The insufferable downy-cheeked technocrats in my employ at the Onion News Net-Work have informed me that, due to some folderol about worm-holes aboard fantastical ships that ply the very oceans of the sky, my news organization can now see the future!
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Encouraging Abstinence For Adults

The government recently expanded its abstinence-only message to include adults. They have used the following strategies to encourage men and women to abstain from sex:

  • Launching nationwide initiative to end boredom
  • Starting 24-hour hotline they can call anytime the urge to have sex strikes; $2.99 a minute
  • Suggesting that at any moment their parents could walk in
  • Reinstating Prohibition
  • Convincing Al Green to record "No Need To Rush It, Baby"
  • Encouraging them to explore gay sex, because everyone knows sex only counts if it's between man and woman
  • Lowering volume in bars so people are forced to actually get to know each other
  • Leading by example
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