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just_curious 411
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I don't know if this question is appropriate, but I've been wondering...

Do only girls use dildos and/or vibrators?

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Nope. Male-bodied people use them, too.

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Thanks. I was only wondering beccause I've seen a lot of infomercials for sex toys and whatnot on TV lately. They always seem to be marketing those products exclusively to women, and there don't seem to be that many male toys.

Again, sorry. It was kind of a weird question :/

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There are actually many male toys as well, but I'd not be surprised if they are less marketed on television.

TV isn't a good place, really, to get an idea about what's out there and what people use. Infomercials or commercials really only tell you about what companies want people to BUY, not what people are buying, need or use.

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Yeah, I agree that television certainly isn't the most reliable source of information. Thanks for the reminder though!
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