View Poll Results: Have you ever taken photos of your genitals and sent them to someone else?
I have taken photos of my genitals and sent them to someone else. 92 20.54%
I have never taken photos of my genitals and sent them to someone else. 356 79.46%
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Old 06-13-2011, 03:20 AM
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Been in a few long distance relationships, so the answer is a definite.
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Old 06-13-2011, 09:16 AM
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Yep and I've gotten similar pictures in response. I have never shared any of the pictures I've received and never would, unless the person in the pictures asked me to.
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Old 06-13-2011, 09:26 AM
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::: yes :::

::: yes :::

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Old 06-13-2011, 09:28 AM
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I must confess some astonishment at the number of people who have done this. It's about 25% of respondents thus far. The world is a weirder place than I imagined.
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Old 06-13-2011, 09:32 AM
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No, never. Those pictures of my genitals were taken without my knowledge. And then my account was hacked ..... no, wait .... somebody else put the pictures on my phone and then sent them. Yeah, that's it.
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Old 06-13-2011, 09:57 AM
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Several years ago, I was going to route of hook-up sites for sex and the guys I was corresponding with wanted verification they were talking to a real woman and asked for a picture of my rack with a post-it note with their name stuck to my breasts.

Yes, I did it a few times.

Not any more.
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Old 06-13-2011, 10:23 AM
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I've never SENT pictures, but I have taken pictures together with a partner.
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Old 06-13-2011, 11:01 AM
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Nope, I had a long distance girlfriend a couple of years ago who like to send me pictures of herself and wanted pictures in return. I declined since I didn't trust her enough to believe it would stay private.

I could see doing it but it would have to be a warm day when I was very excited before I'd ever let the world know the size of my junk.
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Old 06-13-2011, 11:05 AM
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I must confess some astonishment at the number of people who have done this. It's about 25% of respondents thus far. The world is a weirder place than I imagined.
+1, and I really can't imagine anyone doing this. Then again, this is true for a lot of behaviors. Everyone is wierd in some way.

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Old 06-13-2011, 11:08 AM
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My "friend" says, nice try.
I guess they do. Would you be surprised by a boob flashing Hillary?
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Old 06-13-2011, 12:31 PM
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Several years ago, I was going to route of hook-up sites for sex and the guys I was corresponding with wanted verification they were talking to a real woman and asked for a picture of my rack with a post-it note with their name stuck to my breasts.
So thats what Ronald Reagan meant by "trust but verify".

I always suspected he was dirty ole coot.
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Old 06-13-2011, 12:34 PM
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Oh lordy yes. There was this girl I had the biggest crush on and I knew I needed to do something spectacular to get her attention. Took me a long time to get up the nerve. I had never done anything like this before. Eventually with lots of vodka and pain killers I got it done. It did make quite the impression.

Ohhh....photos...nevermind.
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I think you missed the punchline.
I'm not sure I'm getting it. Did billfish mean he just unzipped in front of the girl instead of bothering to take a photo and send it through that Internet thing everybody talks about?
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Old 06-13-2011, 12:34 PM
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The abundant fear that would accompany that endeavor would far exceed the questionable pleasure I might find from such, so that would be an unequivocal "NO."
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Old 06-13-2011, 01:37 PM
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No and especially not now in this age of digital media. I would even be scared to have "private" pictures loaded on to a personal PC for fear of someone hacking the PC. I am not a public figure, but I still don't want just anyone seeing something like that.
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Old 06-13-2011, 01:37 PM
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I'm not sure I'm getting it. Did billfish mean he just unzipped in front of the girl instead of bothering to take a photo and send it through that Internet thing everybody talks about?
SPOILER:

If I'm reading this correctly, I believe that billfish678 combined the best aspects of Vincent van Gogh and John Wayne Bobbitt into a very memorable expression of esteem.
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Old 06-13-2011, 02:04 PM
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If I'm reading this correctly, I believe that billfish678 combined the best aspects of Vincent van Gogh and John Wayne Bobbitt into a very memorable expression of esteem.
Yes, that would be it. And kudos to StusBlues for such a colorful description of my TOTALLY FICTIONAL story. And for that matter FearItself's "ah, a Yale man" deserves a round of applause too. That had me chuckling half the evening.
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Old 06-13-2011, 02:09 PM
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No.



Hell no.
Genital privacy is over-rated.
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Old 06-13-2011, 02:12 PM
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Nope, never have. Never wanted to. Even if I did try to send, it would be too large to send as an attachment.
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Old 06-13-2011, 02:13 PM
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Sure I have. Doesn't everyone do stuff like that? ....looks at poll results.... Oh, hmm, guess they don't.
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Old 06-13-2011, 02:36 PM
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Sure I have. Doesn't everyone do stuff like that? ....looks at poll results.... Oh, hmm, guess they don't.
Mate, 25% is WAY higher than I would have guessed.
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Old 06-13-2011, 02:48 PM
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Genital privacy is over-rated.
say what?
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Old 06-13-2011, 03:43 PM
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I have never taken pictures of my girlie bits, period. Not even breasticles.

I wouldn't judge a person who did, however. It's just not my cup of tea.
Breasticles.

I spit out cole slaw. You made me spit out cole slaw. Not for the first time am I happy I use a keyboard condom.



Love this thread.

Answers: Nope and Nope.
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Old 06-13-2011, 03:58 PM
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Yes, and I didn't feel as dirty as I thought I would.
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Old 06-13-2011, 04:06 PM
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Yes, I put a little beard and a Santa hat on it. Wait, we're talking about Christmas cards, right?
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Old 06-13-2011, 04:43 PM
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C'mon, admit it. How many of you guys used a zoom lens?
Yes, and a 2x teleconverter.

Actually, I don't understand the paranoia surrounding this. I mean, I'm not a government official or religious leader, and I don't work with kids. Even if my junk were publicized, what's the harm in anyone seeing it? It's not like I have something that's not shared by 50% of the population.
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Old 06-13-2011, 05:28 PM
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Actually it was Everclear and Robitussen.
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Ah, a Yale man.
Hahaha, that was brilliant. Thanks for the laugh Fear Itself.

I've never sent a picture of my genitals. My girly keeps a photo of my... er "proud manhood" that she took on her phone. My face is not visible. I've got quite a few um...art photos of her that I took. What can I say, she's my muse.

In the past I've only had one young lady text me a self-taken naked picture. On the other hand, in my experience, I've been pleasantly surprised at how easy it is to convince women to let me photograph them in states of undress. Cameras, apparently, can make people very vain. I can understand how it could be a very flattering request.
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Old 06-13-2011, 09:46 PM
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Yes, and got similar pics in return and even some video fortage! I deleted everything at my end fairly soon after and I gather she did too.
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Old 06-14-2011, 02:14 AM
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While I've never done it, it's because no girl has ever asked.

And yes - I think genital privacy is over rated - I don't particularly care if pictures of my junk go viral. I todn't think that it's that remarkable either way.
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Old 06-14-2011, 03:39 AM
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is it possible to be a kinky old fuddy duddy? me and mrs guest are currently separated (job related, temporary) its fun, helps keep things heated a little, etc etc. i guess if somehow they got put into the public realm, eh so what. not braggin but not ashamed either.

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Old 06-14-2011, 05:17 AM
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If I'm reading this correctly, I believe that billfish678 combined the best aspects of Vincent van Gogh and John Wayne Bobbitt into a very memorable expression of esteem.
Something like this then.
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Old 06-14-2011, 07:48 AM
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Oh lordy yes. There was this girl I had the biggest crush on and I knew I needed to do something spectacular to get her attention. Took me a long time to get up the nerve. I had never done anything like this before. Eventually with lots of vodka and pain killers I got it done. It did make quite the impression.

Ohhh....photos...nevermind.
Tee, hee - I thought the same thing.


What did that 'Hale-Bopp' cult do with their genitals after they cut them off, anyway?
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Old 06-14-2011, 08:30 AM
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Tee, hee - I thought the same thing.


What did that 'Hale-Bopp' cult do with their genitals after they cut them off, anyway?
...You never wondered why Takeru Kobayashi dropped out of the Nathan's hot dog eating contest?
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Old 06-14-2011, 08:31 AM
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say what?
To those saying "Hell no", why? What's the big damn deal? Presumably your partner sees your stuff anyway. I would trust that who I sent pics to wouldn't share but if they did, like bengangmo, I'd live with it. But then I go to the nude beach around the corner too.
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Old 06-14-2011, 09:13 AM
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There might still be a nude shot of me out there for all I know (artifact of my blogging days), but no bait & tackle. And the nude pic was never meant to be arousing in the first place, since I know how I look.

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Old 06-14-2011, 09:16 AM
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I must confess some astonishment at the number of people who have done this. It's about 25% of respondents thus far. The world is a weirder place than I imagined.
I imagine this would break down rather dramatically by age. Under-30s have had digital cameras, cell phones, and the internet around for almost the entire time they've been dating. Hell, for years now kids have been hitting puberty with all of that technology. I would guess that most young people share naked pics at some point.

Older adults grew up, dated, and settled down before any of this was possible. They're not as intimately familiar with new technology (generally speaking of course). Even if they were interested in sharing naked pics, they aren't quite as motivated as a hormone-fueled 19 year old in the company of lots of other hormone-fueled 19 year olds.

I predict that this sort of thing will be totally uncontroversial in another decade or two. Everyone will have mildly compromising pictures of some sort, so digging up a particular pic of a particular public figure won't be a big deal. It'll be met with a shrug. Like now, when almost nobody cares if a public figure admits smoking pot.

Unsolicited junk shots are definitely pretty skeevy though.

I've done it, while in long-distance relationships. And while in the company of my SO.

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Old 06-14-2011, 09:28 AM
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Something like this then.
Sorry, but there's no way in hell I'm clicking on that.
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Old 06-14-2011, 09:58 AM
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I'm 35. But I also sent them partially to rebel, specifically. It was something I wanted to do.

But you all think that the pictures we send have our faces, too. I generally don't take pictures of both (face & genitals). Just try and prove it's me.

It's not really a big deal to me. Sure, I know those pics are out there. I have only ever sent them to a handful of people, and I trust them. Will they betray me and send them all over the place? It's quite possible, but as I said, I took what precautions I felt necessary.

Beyond that, it's not the end of the world if a nude picture of me gets out on the Internet. I don't intend to run for public office, and I can be a bit of a shy girl about such things and even I think, good heavens, it's just nudity.
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Old 06-14-2011, 10:47 AM
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To those saying "Hell no", why? What's the big damn deal?
What business is it of yours? I wouldn't do it, and that's that.

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Presumably your partner sees your stuff anyway.
I don't have one.

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Old 06-14-2011, 11:44 AM
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I'm amazed so few people have done this. Why do you think we have digital cameras? Sheesh!
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Sorry, but there's no way in hell I'm clicking on that.
Entirely SFW; it's a Family Guy clip.
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Old 06-14-2011, 01:02 PM
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never mind, i misread something

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Old 06-14-2011, 01:49 PM
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Entirely SFW; it's a Family Guy clip.
Considering the action that billfish alluded to, that's not the best choice of words.
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Old 06-14-2011, 06:03 PM
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23% have done this???!!! Too much of a chance in this day and time for those photos to end up in the wrong place
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Old 06-14-2011, 06:18 PM
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23% have done this???!!! Too much of a chance in this day and time for those photos to end up in the wrong place
Unless your face is showing, who could prove who they belong to? Unless you post them from your Twitter account, of course.
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Old 06-14-2011, 06:23 PM
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Unless your face is showing, who could prove who they belong to? Unless you post them from your Twitter account, of course.
I dunno, that tough German looking woman/coach in Porky's Revenge is probably available for hire...
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Old 06-14-2011, 11:28 PM
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No and especially not now in this age of digital media. I would even be scared to have "private" pictures loaded on to a personal PC for fear of someone hacking the PC. I am not a public figure, but I still don't want just anyone seeing something like that.
Indeed. There was a popular Thai singer who's very attractive. She and her boyfriend filmed themselves having sex on three different occasions. One day, the boyfriend's computer broke down, and he took it into the shop. The technician found the video the three had been recognized the singer, copied the video and distributed it on the Internet. I've seen it, and it's pretty hot. What's really odd is that in the third session, they've left the TV on, tuned to a CNN special report on some sort of military action Iraq, so that served as the "soundtrack."

But yes, be careful with those digital files.
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Old 06-15-2011, 12:03 AM
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23% have done this???!!! Too much of a chance in this day and time for those photos to end up in the wrong place
77% haven't done this???!!!

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Old 06-15-2011, 12:37 AM
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Haven't sent, but have received from horny girlfriend at work, it was her way of asking "do you want to come over tonight?"
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Old 06-15-2011, 05:09 AM
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No.

I did send requested cell ph pics of my shirt off, which was even more embarrassing to do than admitting it here. But it did result in sizzling underwear pics that she took in front of a bathroom mirror and this was the plan from the get go, it was an "if you send me this, maybe I'll send you this" situation.
So was it worth it? It seemed like it was. At the time. And promiscuity did ensue.
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Old 06-15-2011, 07:12 AM
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Ah, the notorious naked photo debate. People of the world, utilize the ability to think for yourself. Do as you so wish, if that includes taking naked pictures snap those photos. Not your cup of tea then skip it, and avoid negative remarks about people that choose to. Everyone should have the ability to commit certain acts, and not have to worry of trash talk. I for one am too weary of technology, pictures sent can be resent, forwarded, and leaked. I advise anyone considering taking photo's do it with film, nothing digital (way less likly to be spread)...For those moving up to video, keep said video, saftley hidden in a lockbox. Just some thought for the inquiring.
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