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5 Clitoris Myths Women Wished Men Would Stop Believing

Let's debunk the big one — the "vaginal orgasm."

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When men first found the clitoris, they tortured women for it.

In 1486, The Malleus Maleficarum, the witch hunter's guide, taught that if a man found a tiny nub of protruding flesh between her labia, then you better hide her broomsticks. A clitoris was a sign the…




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Carlyn Beccia

Carlyn Beccia

Author & illustrator. My latest books — 10 AT 10, MONSTROUS: THE LORE, GORE, & SCIENCE, and THEY LOST THEIR HEADS. Contact:

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