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Can I take my vibrator without causing a scene at security?

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Can I take my vibrator without causing a scene at security?

Traveling by air with sex toys, lubricants and other essentials can create an uncomfortable encounter at Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoints. Knowing what is allowed and what is restricted can help minimize embarrassing moments and delays. In 2018, a terminal of Berlin's Schönefeld airport was thrown into chaos after airport security discovered a suspicious "device" in a passenger's bag. The routine x-ray check of a carry-on luggage raised suspicions over a mystery device, causing the busy German terminal to be evacuated. Writing on social media the traveler described their embarrassment: "When I arrived, the terminal was being evacuated. I approached...

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Get tested in the comfort of your home

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Get tested in the comfort of your home

Get tested in the comfort of your home in the District or at a lab in the DMV. GetCheckedDC is Washington, DC’s new, free program that provides residents with confidential, convenient testing for both HIV and sexually transmitted diseases (STD).Looking for free, fast, convenient lab testing for HIV, STD, or hepatitis? GetCheckedDC can help — even if you’re uninsured or underinsured for lab testing services.Now, any DC resident can walk into a LabCorp patient service center in the DMV area, with or without an appointment, and get tested for free. Results are posted to GetCheckedDC's patient portal in about a...

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LGBTQIA Pride: The Rainbow Flag

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LGBTQIA Pride: The Rainbow Flag

The Rainbow Flag is a symbol of pride for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning (or queer), intersex and ally (LGBTQIA) people. The colors reflect the diversity of the gay community and the spectrum of human sexuality and gender. Using a rainbow flag as a symbol of gay pride began in San Francisco in 1978. Its use has become the convention at LGBTQIA+ rights events in the US and worldwide. Many fly the rainbow flag to celebrate inclusivity, hope and freedom. The first rainbow flags were flown on June 25, 1978, at the San Francisco Gay Freedom Day Parade. The flags...

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BTF answers your questions: Any suggestions for vaginal-anal options?

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BTF answers your questions: Any suggestions for vaginal-anal options?

Question from a real customer: What do you have in the way of prostheses for a trans guy to penetrate a cis guy, so everyone feels it? Your website doesn't seem to have an awful lot of options for that. Would the trans guy be open to being penetrated as well? If yes, we recommend a double header dildo.If no, he can use a strap on harness to penetrate the cis guy with a vibrating dildo.Our online store represents a fraction of what we have in our physical store. We highly suggest a visit to the store to decide what...

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Monkeypox facts for people who are sexually active

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Monkeypox facts for people who are sexually active

The World Health Organization (WHO) announced the spread of monkeypox in countries where the virus is typically not endemic. Some 92 confirmed cases and 28 suspected cases have been reported as of May 21. The WHO noted that most cases, though not exclusively, have been identified among men who have sex with men (MSM). The reason for this is undetermined but it has led to concern that these communities could face stigma or discrimination similar to their experience with regard to the HIV/AIDS epidemic during the 1980s hampering efforts to have people get tested and vaccinated. Monkeypox will require vaccine strategy and...

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