A Brief History of Birth Control





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Published on Jul 15, 2012

Gym teacher Hank gives us the full story of the past, present, and future of birth control.

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References for this episode can be found in the Google document here: http://dft.ba/-35m1

Loretta Lynn "One's On The Way (The Pill)": http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yMzSYy...

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