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    First condoms were made of linen

    The world's first condoms were made out of linen and dipped in salt water which acted as a spermicide, according to historians.

    Research on historic condoms was presented as part of an exhibition being staged in Berlin to promote safe sex.

    It says that linen condoms soaked in salt water were widely used in the 16th century.

    http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm...ceanddiscovery

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    Ouch!

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    Quote Originally Posted by LP Moderator
    Ouch!
    No kidding! rough linen and SALT???

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    Condoms

    Who is it on the Jury room who likes ironing ??

    'England confides that every man will do his duty'".

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hugh
    Who is it on the Jury room who likes ironing ??

    Its little1. LOL

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    I never buy ANYTHING made out of linen. It wrinkles too easily.