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View Poll Results: safe sex?
I always have condoms, and use them. 20 44.44%
I never bother with it. 19 42.22%
I sometimes forget...or don't want to bring it up. 6 13.33%
Voters: 45. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 12-08-2011, 06:25 AM
 
Location: Harrisonburg, VA
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Well now I know why grandpa is always scratching himself down there
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Old 12-08-2011, 06:31 AM
 
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Vasectomy and a condom is a must for any man in today's age who does not want to father kids.
Just date older women, that is, if you can keep up with us!

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Old 12-08-2011, 06:39 AM
 
Location: Harrisonburg, VA
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Just date older women, that is, if you can keep up with us!

That seems to be an issue for many men. As guys get older our hormone levels drop...while women reach their sexual peak at the same time. This leaves guys not interested in sex as much.
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Old 12-08-2011, 06:44 AM
 
Location: St. Louis
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Safer sex can be had with the use of condoms from beginning to end with NO oral to genital contact.
What fun is that? Might as well stay home with my "little friend." Actually I already do.

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The rate of sexually transmitted diseases is growing fastest amongst seniors. Condoms are VITAL in this age group for this reason.

It is all over the news both in the US and UK. Researcher believe it is a combo of Internet dating and not worrying about pregnancy, so forgetting about the other very real dangers of exchanging bodily fluids.
Could it be that older men are less likely to wear condoms b/c they have less sensation than they used to, even with viagra?
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Old 12-08-2011, 07:40 AM
 
Location: Oxford, England
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No, I am afraid Hubby and I never use condoms ( unless I am on antibiotics and it negates my contraception). We have been together for 23 years and quite frankly I would prefer to trust him ( and likewise for him) .


Yes there is a tiny risk but it is a risk I am willing to take. For me sex with a condom is just not "proper" sex.

I do not get the same pleasure or satisfaction from it and he hates it.

This might be considered irresponsibly and naive by many but life's too short quite frankly.


I like sex "au naturel" as it was meant to be. A piece of rubber takes the whole romance of sex away for both of us. There is something so premeditated about it and the whole shenanigans of the process of finding the condom, and putting it on is a huge turn off. It is like an interval at the theatre , completely annoying and a break in the flow of things.
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Old 12-08-2011, 07:44 AM
 
Location: Alabama
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Hated condoms and will never use those stupid things again
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Old 12-08-2011, 09:31 AM
 
Location: in your dreams
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I like sex "au naturel" as it was meant to be.
I agree.


But for the record, I do practice safe sex w/ new partners, and for a good while. But when I end up in these long term things, we eventually just say **** it.

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Old 12-08-2011, 09:33 AM
 
Location: SoCal - Sherman Oaks & Woodland Hills
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Im realatively young, married, and no plans on having anymore kids. Wife "took care" of that so...... no condoms or safe sex for us.

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Old 12-08-2011, 09:34 AM
 
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Even though I hate condoms I always use them. Sucks I can't get my size from most regular stores too.
I think you can buy the extra small size in the Chinese grocery stores
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Old 12-08-2011, 09:36 AM
 
Location: in your dreams
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One thing I've heard about is people who wear condoms for oral sex....lol

Do people actually do this?
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