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January 13, 2006

Born Too Soon.

Matt Yglesias explains why some of us might think we were born, somewhat unfortunately, a couple of decades too soon.

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not so much; the fact that Americans regard oral sex as a less intimate act than penetration and Europeans vice versa has been known for much longer than Matt suggests and indeed was remarked upon quite a lot during the war when it gave rise to all sorts of humourous misunderstandings.

Posted by: dsquared | Jan 13, 2006 5:19:34 PM

do you have any references for this, dsquared? I want to hear about some humorous misunderstandings.

Posted by: Neil the Ethical Werewolf | Jan 13, 2006 5:29:50 PM