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Topic: The Merkin..... (do you know what it is?)  (Read 13511 times)
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« on: May 29, 2004 11:03:12 AM »

So here is a shirt that I decided to draw.  Then I took it and screened it to a ton of black shirts.  If you know what a Merkin is you will love this shirt.........

A Merkin is a female pubic wig that was used mostly around the black plague days.  Whores/Hookers would wear the when they had lice or other nasty little friends to cover up, that way their paying customers had no idea they were infected or under age.  Men would wear them too!  I believe you can still buy them for around $20 each......

Thats My Story.... hope you liked it.
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« Reply #1 on: May 29, 2004 11:13:59 AM »

ah! that's interesting.. I didn't know that

haha.. great

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« Reply #2 on: May 29, 2004 11:20:47 AM »

The only "merkin" I know is the character "Merkin Muffley" from "Dr. Strangelove" -- he's President of the US!  Now that I know what a merkin is, the name seems even more humorous, heheh Smiley



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« Reply #3 on: May 29, 2004 11:44:55 AM »

what does it say at the bottom?

I use to be with it. Then they changed what it was. Now what im with isnt it and whats it scares me.
« Reply #4 on: May 29, 2004 12:08:02 PM »

Aaah, thanks for creeping me out.  Infromative, but like ick.
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« Reply #5 on: May 29, 2004 12:55:05 PM »

it's times like this that make me say,
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« Reply #6 on: May 29, 2004 03:33:38 PM »

Merkins were my favorite subject matter when making lude phone calls.  I would often pretend to be a merkin manufacturer, calling to inform a housewife that her husband had stopped payment on the check he sent us for his special order pubic wig, and really, we're going to sue if we don't see some reimbursement.

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« Reply #7 on: May 29, 2004 04:15:41 PM »

I looked at the blow up on the web site she linked to, the text says:
"Who says wigs aren't sexy?  100% human hair.  Hand-tied on lace foundation.  Available in Black only."
« Reply #8 on: May 29, 2004 04:29:31 PM »

HILARIOUS, you have no idea how hard i laughed
« Reply #9 on: May 29, 2004 05:13:04 PM »

That's so deliciously nasty! I googled but couldn't find a pic of a merkin... I'd really like to see what a real one looks like. If someone could post a pic/link that would rock. How do they stay on? Glue?

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