The Pope Is Not Your Sex Therapist


The other day, people all across the world gasped and gawked as Pope Benedict said that it was okay for prostitutes(and really anybody) to use condoms if it helped prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS. Churchgoers screamed ‘Foul!’ Scientists screamed ‘Liar!’ Nymphomaniacs screamed ‘Yeah!’ (c)Lil’ Jon – and I sat there wondering what the fuss was about.

First off, the Pope tracing the path to righteousness for prostitutes is about as pretentious as Continue reading

Daily Dozen: 22/11

David Rudisha for President! [IAAF]
“Charity begins at home, even with Tenders” [DN]
Pope Benedict says condoms are ok. But really, who goes to an 83 year old German virgin for advice on sex? [Guardian]
“Our Loud Cry” [Africa On The Blog]
“Cece Winans was here” [Hot Secrets]
“Kenya Matters” [Ethan Zukerman]
Attention multimedia lovers, the Nokia N8 is here. [Moses Kemibaro]
More Problems with Safaricom 3G [KG]
What you will never know about some of Kenya’s pilots [Kumekucha]
Starting a Business Abroad: Fact-Finding Mission [Inari Media]
China Buys Up the World [Economist]
Who Needs Marriage? A Changing Institution [Time]

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