Date: Fri, 22 Sep 1995 08:46:29 -0500
From: wachal robert s rwachal[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]BLUE.WEEG.UIOWA.EDU
Subject: 'dental dam'
What is a dental dam?
Note the following from Charles McGrath, "Empty Nest Blues," _The New
Yorker_, 9/18/95, p. 112:
"Or what would they [author's parents, now dead] have made of the safe-sex
display in my son's dormitory, featuring not only free dental dams and
instructions in dental-dam etiquette?"
I can somewhat imagine what it might mean, but I am curious to know the
Thanks in advance. Bob
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