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« on: December 03, 2006 01:53:08 PM »

Friday was World AIDS Day, and my school hosted a Latexhibition, where we had to use latex barrier devices to create works of art. I think the winner received a year's supply of condoms. Here's my entry. It's a peacock, if you can't tell.


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« Reply #1 on: December 03, 2006 02:17:17 PM »

This is a fabulous craft piece- very creative! I love that your school holds this type of exhibition- makes aids awareness less frightening for many I am sure- keep up the good work. 

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« Reply #2 on: December 03, 2006 02:45:21 PM »

Wow, that's beautiful!  I wish our school would host things like that.  We have a student body with generally extremist conservative parents, so a years supply of condoms as a prize wouldn't go over well.  It's a great idea to raise AIDS awareness, though.  There's a school in my area in which the HIV rate is comparable to some African countries.  Education is the only weapon.

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« Reply #3 on: December 03, 2006 02:46:26 PM »

The Latexhibition is such a great idea... and I like what you did with your entry! When I was in college we did a condom casino--- w/ condoms instead of chips.

on a side note... I wonder what a years supply of condoms is considered?  Shocked

« Reply #4 on: December 03, 2006 02:50:16 PM »

ha ha ha!!! There was an article in the school newspaper that told what a year's supply was. The company giving the prize determined that it would be a quantity of 500 -- seems like a lot to me!!!!!

Your idea for the casino machine sounds so cute. I'm sure you would have been the grand prize winner at our school.

« Reply #5 on: December 03, 2006 08:56:14 PM »

It's really neat that your school would do such a thing.
IT seems like every school would just preach abstinence. But it's good that your school is aware that, abstinence won't exist for a lot of people. && A lot of schools don't really realize that.

Way to go! Nice peacock by the way.


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« Reply #6 on: December 18, 2006 04:33:30 PM »

I love the peacock, It's very cute.

I wish I had 500 condoms.
It'd be exciting.

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« Reply #7 on: December 20, 2006 03:54:36 PM »

wow, very creative.  Grin
« Reply #8 on: December 20, 2006 04:00:35 PM »

This is an amazing idea for raising awareness for HIV/AIDS. I like the catchy title, and the prize is most appropriate. You entry is really cute; I like the purple, my favorite color!
« Reply #9 on: December 22, 2006 09:31:06 AM »

wow! can you imagine getting a box of 500 condoms?!

When I was an RA, one of my fellow RAs was a rep for Durex. They would ship him boxes of condoms. He used to leave them in the staff office and they would "mysteriously" disappear.


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