From Condoms to Cabbages
by Thomas D'Agnes
From Condoms to Cabbages: An Authorized Biography of Mechai Viravaidya
In Thailand, a condom is called a "Mechai". Mechai Viravaidya, Thailand's Condom King, has used this most anatomically suggestive contraceptive device to turn the conventional family planning establishment on its head. First came condom blowing contests, then T-shirts with condom shrouded anthropomorphic penises...