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It Could Be Worse: At Least We're Not Douching With Lysol Anymore [Birth Control]

We briefly touched on this years ago, but it seems apropos because, hell, isn't the ongoing War on Contraception getting you down? Cheer yourself up (kind of) by checking out Mother Jones' collection of Lysol douche ads and remembering that things used to be a lot worse not so long ago. More »
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Sexist Douche Pastor Mark Driscoll Believes Our Nation Is 'Pussified'

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel (9 hours ago)

You might remember swaggering, misogynist evangedouche/human Affliction tee Mark Driscoll from being terrible on Glenn Beck, being terrible on Fox and Friends, or being terrible any time he does anything ever, which is all the time.... Read Post

The Reign of the Douche [LOLsuits]

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker (5 years ago)

A year ago, interrupty superflack Ronn [sic] Torossian filed America's Greatest Lawsuit when he sued rival flack Drew Kerr for $20 million(!) for setting up a website—RonnTorosianPR.com—with a picture of a douche ad on it. Douche sa... Read Post

Early contraceptive ads, for your viewing pleasure

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel (3 months ago)

In my MA program I did a research project on Lysol advertising in the 1920s and 30s - specifically, on the use of Lysol as a contraceptive douching agent. Needless to say, it didn't work so well, and lots of women ended up with vagi... Read Post


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