Tangentially Speaking

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Why not to have kids, misuse of non-monogamy, why not check out of society, the end of friendships, on herpes, abandonment issues, life with a beauty queen.

Note: I messed up. I conflated Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) and Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). I've edited the audio file to clarify.

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Vice herpes article.

Music:

  1. All Night, Lateef & Z-Trip (Ahead of the Curve).
  2. Brownskin Girl, Smithsonian Folkways World Music Collection.
  3. Tear Shit Up, Paris (Sonic Jihad).
  4. Can You Get to That? (Funkadelic).
  5. Promised Land, Ed Dupas (Tennessee Nights).
  6. Alaska, Maggie Rogers (Now that the Light is Fading).
  7. Vivre, Zap Mama (Ancestry in Progress).