By then over one million copies in seven languages had been sold. Suddenly, teaching traditional sexual morals in high schools and at universities seemed more urgent, especially with VD still rampant. Even today a large part of the group's income comes from the sale of condoms, as well as other products including lubricants, dildos, vibrators and pregnancy testing kits. Instead of just explaining the biology of puberty, schools felt obligated to discuss, in detail, how sexually transmitted diseases were spread including the formerly taboo subjects of premarital sex, homosexuality, and anal sex and how transmission as well as pregnancy could be prevented through condoms. But then something strange happens. Zeig Mal Mehr 5 ed. How uncool did you have to be to announce the arrival of your period to the whole house? Remarkably, Bruce's steady girl Laura is played by Amy Taubin, who was to become the legendary film critic for the Village Voice, and who is still a prominent and much respected attender of the Cannes film festival. At one point, the Comstock Law even blocked anatomy textbooks; the idea of students learning how their own sex organs function in books was apparently scandalous to Victorians. Eberwein argues that the message that women who have sex with multiple partners will emasculate men, and by extension, ruin American society, was so hammered into the minds of millions of American men who served in World War II that the fear lives on in our culture today. And if you protect yourself from fluids —and one way is with a condom—you will be safe. This segues to the daughter in a mixed-gender classroom where the teacher is leading a discussion about the change from child to adolescent. It seems like these periods of openness and diverse expression are very, very short. Which will be sooner than I think.