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qualli
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The UL has come true. (possibly NSFW although it's yahoo)

South Africa Anti-Rape Condom

I see two big problems:

1.) A violent man is now violent and in pain. The woman is more likely to be seriously injured or killed.

2.) A woman uses the condom as revenge during consensual sex. The male, having to go to the hospital is now a rape suspect.

Now it may work on the belief that "She may be using one, I better not chance it" but even that only deters vaginal sex.

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TuFurg
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Wow- talk about poetic justice!

I have to agree though that it could lead to instant rage and a quick end if the means are there. It wouldn't take much for a guy in agony to pull a trigger before he goes "straight to the hospital."

Not too sure how a woman would feel wearing one of those around "just in case they happen to get raped". If the area has a high rape rate who knows.

As far as it being "mediaeval and barbaric" hell yeah it should be (to those deserving it.)

Would have to be careful for those suddenly-randy-exes calling for no apparent reason though. [Eek!]

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BlackForge
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I can see would be rapist checking first and if found then ripping it out. A deviece like this only works if the preditor is not expecting it.
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Crono
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Wouldn't this also make the spread of disease more likely? I mean, if this did hook onto the rapist and therefore cause him to bleed, it might make the victim more likely to catch HIV or other sexually transmitted diseases from the blood.

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Elwood
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I've heard multiple ULs about something like this existing in a more crude form. Most were rumored to be used in Vietnam during the war. Tales would be told that in some placing women had been raped so often (by American troops mostly) that they resorted to fixing razor blades to some kind of metal tube that was open on one end inserted, as the story said, like some kind of tampon when they were out and about. Rapist soldier's penises were said to be "cut into fours," often causing a soldier to die of bloodloss. Of course, the soldier would simply be listed as a combat fatality, so no one stateside would ever know that he was actually the victim of turnabout.

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Panda_Marie
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I believe the History channel had a crude version of this on a High Tech Sex special, or some other such program.
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Brandi
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I forsee an increase in forced sodomy.
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tetsuo_the_great
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HOw could someone have the chance to use it? well unless it's worn 24-7.
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Hubert Cumberdale
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I think this is a good idea but what if a woman forgets she has one in her when she gets home and has sex with her legimate lover?

And just thinking about the Vietnam war one makes me cringe, but I still like the idea of rapists getting hurt like that.

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MapMaker
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I think that if a man were to rape a victom who is wearing one of these that his violence would be trumped at the thought of losing his penis giving the victom time to get away.

Sure, I can see how this could backfire but if it proves to lower the rate of these kinds of crimes, I hope it's a success.

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qualli
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Just noticed that they changed the picture on the news article.

And I was just getting attached to that skewered plastic penis too.

Wouldn't it be safer just to wear modern chastity belts? That would actualy prevent individual cases of rape, instead of lowering the collective numbers

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