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This ‘Where Is the Clitoris? Challenge’ has some men completely baffled

Oh, no.

Aug 6, 2019, 9:36 pm*

Internet Culture


Stacey Ritzen

Oh, a question as old as time. It has confounded men for centuries and will likely confound them for centuries to come: Where is the dang clitoris? Despite having roughly 8,000 nerve endings, the tiny sex organ remains a mystery for some men. (For example? Let's say ... Mitch McConnell almost definitely doesn't know how to find one.) In fact, most textbooks just illustrated the external glans — the bump that sticks out — until 1998, when Australian urologist Helen O'Connell conducted a series of MRI studies finding that the clitoris is a "complex, powerful organ system" with 18 parts. What's more, two-thirds of the clitoris is actually interior. At any rate, men can protest all they want. However, when called upon to identify the clitoris on a map of the vagina, the results were, shall we say, mixed. Earlier this week, sexual wellness and relationship guru @Oloni, aka "CLAP BAQ QUEEN," posed the following challenge on Twitter. (This is not to be confused with the other vagina challenge that went viral this week.) "No seriously men. Where on the vulva is the clit?" she wrote, adding: "Women no helping or I will block you." https://twitter.com/Oloni/status/1151428841807785985 The accompanying diagram showed four parts of the vagina labeled A, B, C, and D. Others (such as the outer labia and anus) had no label. In full disclosure, clitoris is B, obviously. But was it obvious? For some dudes, not so much. https://twitter.com/one_gida/status/1151494463283507200 https://twitter.com/Ash_Farage_xx/status/1151519369266118658 https://twitter.com/Oloni/status/1151432619839692800 https://twitter.com/dacuty33/status/1151429120947040256 https://twitter.com/Oloni/status/1151448837447462912 https://twitter.com/BabyRayy__/status/1151432916603408385 Thankfully — for the sake of cis, straight womankind — other dudes correctly identified the clitoris: https://twitter.com/rianna_walcott/status/1151500845466472448 https://twitter.com/simply_marwa/status/1151460761912451072 https://twitter.com/CockyMF/status/1151432690966683649 https://twitter.com/senecaallen/status/1151626225686908928 For the ladies out there whose dudes fall into the former category, well, the good news is plenty of products know a woman's body better than a lot of men, apparently. We sincerely wish you the best of luck. READ MORE:

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*First Published: Jul 19, 2019, 2:36 pm