The proof that we live in an increasingly “genital” world …
A slip of the tongue by France’s interior minister has become an internet hit after he mistakenly spoke of “genital prints”. Brice Hortefeux meant to say fingerprints – empreintes digitales in French – but instead said empreintes génitales.He was distinguishing them from genetic prints – empreintes génétiques – or DNA records. He made the gaffe during a joint radio and television interview. Mr Hortefeux was discussing on RTL radio and LCI television the types of data police keep for tracking criminals.
See the video here – www.lepost.fr
Strange Random Genital Quote:
“The function of muscle is to pull and not to push, except in the case of the genitals and the tongue.” – Leonardo da Vinci (Italian draftsman, Painter, Sculptor, Architect and Engineer whose genius epitomized the Renaissance humanist ideal. 1452-1519)
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