With Halloween approaching, The Onion couldn’t help but to mock our society’s discomfort with “effeminate boys” – or basically anything that deviates from stereotypical gender roles. Enjoy.
About Dr. Debby Herbenick
Dr. Debby Herbenick is a sex researcher at Indiana University, sexual health educator at The Kinsey Institute, columnist, and author of five books about sex and love. Learn more about her work at www.sexualhealth.indiana.edu.
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