Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Stimulus - Hookups, drugs, condoms, sex

WASHINGTON - The stimulus package is living up to its provocative name...
Among the most titillating grants awarded...
* Examine "barriers to correct condom use" at Indiana University, at a cost of $221,000.
* Study "hookups" among adolescents at Syracuse University. Study's cost: $219,000.
* Evaluate "drug use as a sex enhancer" at the University of Illinois, Chicago. That study will cost $123,000.
* Study how methamphetamine, "enhances the motivation for female rat sexual behavior." Some $28,000 has been awarded for the University of Maryland at Baltimore study.
-New York Post