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As porn use goes up, rape rate goes down!
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As porn use goes up, rape rate goes down!
Quote:-The incidence of rape in the United States has declined 85% in the past 25 years while access to pornography has become freely available to teenagers and adults. The Nixon and Reagan Commissions tried to show that exposure to pornographic materials produced social violence. The reverse may be true: that pornography has reduced social violence.

Porn Up, Rape Down

Edit: 42 posts yeey FSM Grin
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RE: As porn use goes up, rape rate goes down!
(1st June 2014, 04:36)MountainsWinAgain Wrote:
Quote:-The incidence of rape in the United States has declined 85% in the past 25 years while access to pornography has become freely available to teenagers and adults. The Nixon and Reagan Commissions tried to show that exposure to pornographic materials produced social violence. The reverse may be true: that pornography has reduced social violence.

Porn Up, Rape Down

Edit: 42 posts yeey FSM Grin

I wouldn't be surprised if this turns out to even be a causal relationship.
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RE: As porn use goes up, rape rate goes down!
Maybe pornography causes Global Warming?
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(1st June 2014, 05:35)FreeTony Wrote: Maybe pornography causes Global Warming?

Are you mad? It's definitely guns that cause that.
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RE: As porn use goes up, rape rate goes down!
(1st June 2014, 05:35)FreeTony Wrote: Maybe pornography causes Global Warming?

Well, all that friction's gotta go somewhere.
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RE: As porn use goes up, rape rate goes down!
(1st June 2014, 05:35)FreeTony Wrote: Maybe pornography causes Global Warming?

#porntoblame
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RE: As porn use goes up, rape rate goes down!
Correlation =/= causation.

However, in this case, I hope it is causal - cause it'd be awesome!
I'm a bitch, I'm a lover
I'm a goddess, I'm a mother
I'm a sinner, I'm a saint
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RE: As porn use goes up, rape rate goes down!
It's depressing. Increasing tendency to substituting the real and physical with the vicarious and the make belief, that is.
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RE: As porn use goes up, rape rate goes down!
(1st June 2014, 04:36)MountainsWinAgain Wrote:
Quote:-The incidence of rape in the United States has declined 85% in the past 25 years while access to pornography has become freely available to teenagers and adults. The Nixon and Reagan Commissions tried to show that exposure to pornographic materials produced social violence. The reverse may be true: that pornography has reduced social violence.

Porn Up, Rape Down

Edit: 42 posts yeey FSM Grin

Correlation does not prove causation.
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RE: As porn use goes up, rape rate goes down!
I always wondered if members and staff of the Meese Pornography Commission went on to become vile sexual predators due to their prior mindset on the effects of pornography and then their MASSIVE exposure to it during their investigation.

Inquiring minds want to know!!
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