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Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« on: July 26, 2013, 02:09:18 PM »
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-23454707

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The independent National Forensics Bureau in the former Soviet state is offering the service for 175 lari (£69), or twice that if you want it done quickly, reports Imedi TV. That's more than it costs the average person to get by for a month, according to national statistics. The women are often accompanied by relatives, their prospective husbands or - often - their mothers-in-law [. . .]

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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2013, 02:34:21 PM »
So many inappropriate comments come to mind...must flee thread.

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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #2 on: July 26, 2013, 02:41:01 PM »
And yet virginity is just marginally related to having had sex or not.
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #3 on: July 26, 2013, 02:48:19 PM »
And yet virginity is just marginally related to having had sex or not.
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #4 on: July 26, 2013, 02:49:56 PM »
So many inappropriate comments come to mind...must flee thread.

Heretic! That's not how internet works.
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #5 on: July 26, 2013, 02:50:46 PM »
Oy...  :-[
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #6 on: July 26, 2013, 02:51:03 PM »
And yet virginity is just marginally related to having had sex or not.
Out of three orifices save one at least for marriage.
Ears?  ;D
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #7 on: July 26, 2013, 02:52:17 PM »
Also how does one apply for the position of virginity inspector ?

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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #8 on: July 26, 2013, 02:54:39 PM »
Also how does one apply for the position of virginity inspector ?
I think you just go up to women and ask if you can see....

Oh wait.  Nevermind.  Don't do that.   :-X
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #9 on: July 26, 2013, 04:15:52 PM »
Probably less costly to visit one's gyn.
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #10 on: July 26, 2013, 04:51:22 PM »
When I saw this topic I thought it was talking about the OTHER Georgia and wasn't too surprised. Now I am even less so.
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #11 on: July 26, 2013, 08:22:51 PM »

How is this "Christian News"?
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #12 on: July 26, 2013, 08:28:51 PM »

How is this "Christian News"?
Don't Christians hold virginity in high regard?

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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #13 on: July 26, 2013, 08:47:26 PM »

How is this "Christian News"?
Don't Christians hold virginity in high regard?
That isn't news.
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #14 on: July 26, 2013, 08:49:34 PM »

How is this "Christian News"?
Don't Christians hold virginity in high regard?
That isn't news.
Not for those in the know, but doesn't this wicked world need a reminder every now and then?

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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #15 on: July 26, 2013, 09:25:43 PM »

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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #16 on: July 26, 2013, 09:37:28 PM »
Well, if you click the link, we do get a shout out:

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Maintenance of virginity before marriage is deeply entrenched in the Orthodox Christian country, although not everyone's happy with the idea of it being documented.

But that's about it, as far as I can tell.  Fairly tenuous connection to Christianity and to news (as Isa said, our respect for virginity is fairly well established). 
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #17 on: July 27, 2013, 12:55:08 AM »
Line em up for the virgin cleansing, if you are still HIV+ after, then she ain't a virgin.
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #18 on: August 01, 2013, 08:20:25 PM »
Also how does one apply for the position of virginity inspector ?
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #19 on: August 01, 2013, 08:22:27 PM »
Georgia has done or revealed a few embarrassing things lately, huh?
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #20 on: August 01, 2013, 08:31:47 PM »
And yet virginity is just marginally related to having had sex or not.
Out of three orifices save one at least for marriage.
Ears?  ;D

That would be aural sex?

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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #21 on: August 01, 2013, 09:13:37 PM »
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-23454707

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The independent National Forensics Bureau in the former Soviet state is offering the service for 175 lari (£69), or twice that if you want it done quickly, reports Imedi TV. That's more than it costs the average person to get by for a month, according to national statistics. The women are often accompanied by relatives, their prospective husbands or - often - their mothers-in-law [. . .]
Kinda discourages divorce and remarriage, don't it?
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #22 on: August 01, 2013, 10:03:21 PM »
For some reason I thought this thread referred to the Peach Tree State!
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #23 on: August 02, 2013, 12:36:32 AM »
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-23454707

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The independent National Forensics Bureau in the former Soviet state is offering the service for 175 lari (£69), or twice that if you want it done quickly, reports Imedi TV. That's more than it costs the average person to get by for a month, according to national statistics. The women are often accompanied by relatives, their prospective husbands or - often - their mothers-in-law [. . .]
Kinda discourages divorce and remarriage, don't it?
Nah this is the kind of stuff that brings out the feminazis.
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #24 on: August 02, 2013, 12:36:32 AM »
For some reason I thought this thread referred to the Peach Tree State!
Wouldn't surprise me. And it wouldn't further if they did DNA testing for bloodlines.
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #25 on: August 02, 2013, 01:41:01 PM »
For some reason I thought this thread referred to the Peach Tree State!
Wouldn't surprise me. And it wouldn't further if they did DNA testing for bloodlines.
for desegination?
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #26 on: August 02, 2013, 01:48:03 PM »
And yet virginity is just marginally related to having had sex or not.
Out of three orifices save one at least for marriage.
Ears?  ;D

That would be aural sex?
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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #27 on: August 02, 2013, 01:49:36 PM »
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-23454707

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The independent National Forensics Bureau in the former Soviet state is offering the service for 175 lari (£69), or twice that if you want it done quickly, reports Imedi TV. That's more than it costs the average person to get by for a month, according to national statistics. The women are often accompanied by relatives, their prospective husbands or - often - their mothers-in-law [. . .]
Kinda discourages divorce and remarriage, don't it?

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Re: Georgia: Brides 'undergo virginity inspections'
« Reply #28 on: August 02, 2013, 03:14:01 PM »
What is this about? Virginity inspections? What are these girls... 13?
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