Thursday, October 4th, 2012 Oct. 5, 2012

from Natural Home Remedies· ·

Leia Weathington and Byron Beck grab hands and yank the show down an educational path. A sex-educational path. As in Leia's history with sex- education in the midwest is pretty damned backwards. Not as bad as Byron's history with sex-education, which is continual, on-going, and frequently confused. A conversation on The Mediocre Show leads to a discussion about condom usage, and whether there's any way to get condom use to feel like less a necessary chore, and more like a natural part of safe sex practices. And then we dip our toes in a couple weird bits of male hypocrisy: …



Leia Weathington and Byron Beck grab hands and yank the show down an educational path. A sex-educational path. As in Leia's history with sex- education in the midwest is pretty damned backwards. Not as bad as Byron's history with sex-education, which is continual, on-going, and frequently confused. A conversation on The Mediocre Show leads to a discussion about condom usage, and whether there's any way to get condom use to feel like less a necessary chore, and more like a natural part of safe sex practices. And then we dip our toes in a couple weird bits of male hypocrisy: Why aren't there highly-effective, widely available forms of MALE birth control, and why aren't dudes in line to get them? And what is it about wine that causes some dudes to turn up their nose at it in favor of watered down urine in a Budweiser can?

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