Category: masturbation

The jugum penis was an anti-masturbatory device developed in the…

The jugum penis was an anti-masturbatory device developed in the 18th century. It was designed to prevent masturbation and to cure an illness called spermatorrhoea.

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While serving in the US army, Jimi Hendrix was caught sleeping…

While serving in the US army, Jimi Hendrix was caught sleeping on duty and also caught masturbating, which resulted in his dismissal from the army.

In ancient Egypt, gods were believed to frequently masturbate…

In ancient Egypt, gods were believed to frequently masturbate and the act was considered magical and creative. One such God, Atum was believed to have created the universe by masturbating and ejaculating.