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Why do Westerners use coloured underwear?

  1. Aug 17, 2007 #1

    arildno

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    Why do Westerners use coloured underwear??

    This Saudi luminary explains it all..

    http://www.memritv.org/clip/en/1520.htm
     
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  3. Aug 17, 2007 #2
    Why are muslim headscarfs almost always black? Because they don't wash their hair? Sounds like the same logic lol.
     
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  4. Aug 17, 2007 #3

    mgb_phys

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    Perhaps it's a good sign - they have run out of sensible things to argue about!
     
  5. Aug 17, 2007 #4

    arildno

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    They did that 1400 years ago.
    After that, they have been squatting around, creating, for example, 70 divine rules governing urination and defecation..
     
  6. Aug 17, 2007 #5

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    Circumcised people are less susceptible to AIDS? :confused:

    He'd hate my underwear as the washing powder I use has turned them from the colour black when they were new to brown. Most people I know seem to think thats amusing for some reason.
     
  7. Aug 17, 2007 #6
    hey, I wear tighty-whities!

    bow down before me, you filthy westerners!
     
  8. Aug 17, 2007 #7

    arildno

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    Not before you show us the superiority of your manner of defecating..
     
  9. Aug 17, 2007 #8
    I whipe my arse with pages of holy script, does that make me a bad person?
     
  10. Aug 17, 2007 #9

    mgb_phys

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    So begins the great "boxers vs briefs" Jihad
     
  11. Aug 17, 2007 #10

    Moonbear

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    Actually, there was a recently publicized study that did indicate that. It's not a definite given, because it's epidemiological, not a controlled, double-blind study (that would be really difficult to design..."No, don't look down, you can't know which treatment group you're in!"), but that was the conclusion...well, HIV infection was less prevalent in circumcized than uncircumcized men in a particular population that was studied.
     
  12. Aug 17, 2007 #11

    Kurdt

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    Thats what I was thinking and why I'm suspicious. But I do realise that experiments in this area are hard to design and if it turns out there is some truth then it would be interesting find out why. It seems unrelated to what is the normal transmission of the disease. Anyway miles off topic.
     
  13. Aug 17, 2007 #12

    chroot

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    The proposed mechanism is that men with intact foreskins suffer more microscopic tears in the skin during sex than men without.

    - Warren
     
  14. Aug 17, 2007 #13
    Why does this thread even exist?
     
  15. Aug 18, 2007 #14

    DaveC426913

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    I'm suffering microscopic tears of any number???:surprised
     
  16. Aug 18, 2007 #15
    that makes you clean:rofl::rofl:
     
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