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Nov 9, 2012
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One popular exercise we use during our trainings is called the Slang Language Activity. During the activity, participants are encouraged to come up with as many slang terms for different body parts as they possibly can. A popular post by a fellow youth activist is about the many different nicknames of the male penis. There are hundreds! It is fun to think of and use slang terms, sometimes because the technical terms are weird to say, and other times because if we come up with a weird enough slang term, no one will know what we are referring to! Cosmopolitan Magazine recently asked its readers for creative names for the female vagina (http://www.cosmopolitan.com/_mobile/advice/health/vagina-nicknames). The most outrageous one I ever heard was “Velvet Room”. What is the weirdest name you’ve heard for penis or vagina?Categories: Gender and Stereotypes