Ewww Of The Day Black & Right January 29, 2013 Consumer Alert, Society 8 Comments A Vancouver group wants Oprah Winfrey to explain why she has endorsed an anti-wrinkle cream made with human foreskins. I’ve now learned there is such a thing as the Canadian Foreskin Awareness Project. Too much for one day. Have fun with the… jokes. h/t Warner T Igor Ya gotta “hand” it to Oprah, she sure knows a “growing thing” when she sees it… NRPax Maybe she’s endorsing them because they gave her a good tip? GoodMojo1 Bob, what’s up with that picture of Oprah? That’s some scary-looking arousal. ;(( http://joyous-living.com Ella Halligan About 120 boys die in this country every year from their circumcision or complications from their circumcision. We are the only country in the world that engages in wholesale cosmetic genital modification of newborns for non-religious reasons. (And no, there are no proven medical benefits.) My family in England (and my friends from England, Europe, etc.) think we are pretty barbaric. http://www.facebook.com/troy.hailey.96 Troy Hailey “About 120 boys die in this country every year from their circumcision or complications from their circumcision.” I don’t for a minute believe that claim. “My family in England (and my friends from England, Europe, etc.) think we are pretty barbaric.” I don’t give a damn what foreigners think. http://joyous-living.com Ella Halligan You can believe what you want, that doesn’t make it true. I am a Certified Pediatric Nurse specialist and this is an area I have a great deal of expertise in. Not only do about 120 boys die every year from complications like hemorrhage and sepsis, but that doesn’t even begin to count the number of boys who suffer grave injury: amputation of the entire glans of the penis; amputation of the entire penis; degloving (removal of all skin) from the entire penis; adhesions and skin bridges; the inability as an adult to become full erect without either a painful curve in one direction or a painful pulling of the hair at the base of the penis up the shaft, and more. Oh… and then there are the permanent changes made to the pain and arousal pathways in the brain which have been proven via MRI research. There is a reason that no medical association in the entire world recommends routine infant circumcision. The AAP is the only one who even comes close, and even they stop short of recommending the procedure. Palmetto They should be making wallets with foreskins — that way you could rub them and they would turn into suitcases. (Ducks and runs) aelfheld Well, she is notorious getting large, then small, then large, then small . . .