Monday 26 June 2017

Cartoon porn is a real draw for under-35s

Ciara O'Connor was dismayed to discover the unusual, weird world of pornographic animation called Hentai

As sex therapist Dr Laurie Betito notes: “One thing is certain; the typical ‘in-out, in-out’ no longer satisfies the masses, who are clearly looking for something different.” (Stock picture)
As sex therapist Dr Laurie Betito notes: “One thing is certain; the typical ‘in-out, in-out’ no longer satisfies the masses, who are clearly looking for something different.” (Stock picture)

Ciara O'Connor

Another week, another survey from Pornhub.com to make us all wonder what sort of world we live in. The stats, released last week by the online porn behemoth, reveal a truth about us Irish that no one would have guessed: we're pretty into cartoons.

The site monitors usage across the world to figure out what flavour of porn is most popular in different countries, within certain age brackets, and even at what time of day.

This time, the numbers for Ireland were even crunched by county. Looking at the top relative categories by county, Hentai and cartoon came up trumps in eight: Waterford, Wexford, Clare, Laois, Kildare, Meath, Westmeath and Louth. Compared to the rest of Ireland, when it comes to polishing the family jewels, these guys are really into drawings.

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