The Book of Weird Sex, by Gordon, Chris
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- ISBN: 9780749083465 | 0749083468
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 4/1/2005
Read about the antics of the Egyptian Pharoah who was a serial castrator (his collection totaling over 13,000); about the ancient Syrian queen who created 'a multitude of eunuchs' through her jealousy; about the paramedic who regularly fattened her dog up with hearty meals of adolescents' testicles; and about the scissor-happy wife who cut off her husband's prize asset and threw it out of the window, only to have a duck pick it up in its bill and waddle off with it... Did you know? - In medieval times one of the few grounds for divorce was sexual incompetence, which had to be demonstrated before a court - In Romania men can be refused entry into the Orthodox priesthood if their members "don't reach the minimum length set down in the rules" - In 1980, the hoteliers of Majorca claimed that honeymooners were costing them over $1 1/2 million a year in beds damaged by their energetic amorous activities - Dr. John Harvey Kellogg proclaimed his first breakfast cereal product as an antidote to masturbation The Book of Weird Sex is full of quirky sexual trivia, both ancient and modern.