Re-using airplane blankets can be gross enough

You know how there are all those TV specials that look at what germs are harbored where and why things like airline blankets should be used over and over again in the same day? Like how you should only use the clean ones that come straight out of the package? Well, how would you like to sit on a seat that a naked person recently sat on while on a flight for nudists? I am sure they will be taking some precautions to minimize the risk of germ transmission – but I wonder what they are. Like, are there disposable paper covers to the seats, a la gyn exam paper gowns? I have no idea but they must have some plan… I would hope.

Read the full article here. (Thanks, J, for the link).

About Dr. Debby Herbenick

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