Rubber Condoms

Some articles on condoms, condom:

History Of Condoms - 1500s To The 1800s - Expanded Marketing and Introduction of Rubber
... tended to prefer other methods of birth control, citing both the expense of condoms and their unreliability (they were often riddled with holes, and often fell off or broke), but they ... One group of British contraceptive advocates distributed condom literature in poor neighborhoods, with instructions on how to make the devices at home in the 1840s, similar ... Many of them sold birth control devices, including condoms, after their lectures ...

Famous quotes containing the words condoms and/or rubber:

    I am not going to have 2,000 condoms hanging in my window. I don’t care what it represents.
    Sharon Zuckerbrod, U.S. business executive. As quoted in Newsweek magazine, p. 23 (November 20, 1989)

    First, are you our sort of a person?
    Do you wear
    A glass eye, false teeth or a crutch,
    A brace or a hook,
    Rubber breasts or a rubber crotch,

    Stitches to show something’s missing?
    Sylvia Plath (1932–1963)