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America’s First Birth Control Clinic was opened in Brooklyn by Margaret Sanger in 1916. It was tremendously popular, but only lasted ten days.
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Ryan Myers decided to have a little fun labeling his daughter’s lunch. You can see 53 different lunch bags, each funnier than the one before, at imgur. (via Pleated-Jeans)
5 Ugly Things You Learn As A Sex Slave In The Modern World.