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No more vexed vaginas: Pap smears shouldn’t cause worry

No more vexed vaginas: Pap smears shouldn’t cause worry

Ashiah Scharaga

March 11, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Few things in life are as comforting as an annual Pap smear. Take the chilling metal "duck lip" device, spread-eagle stirrups and your doc's little latex pinky finger, and it's better than curling up with a wool blanket, hot chocolate and the latest Nicholas Sparks novel. I was expecting m...

Local Chico actresses perform in ‘Vagina Monologues’

Local Chico actresses perform in ‘Vagina Monologues’

Salahadin Albutti

February 20, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Multimedia, Video

Local actresses perform "The Vagina Monologues," a play celebrating women's sexuality and strength. Aurora Evans┬ácan be reached at [email protected] or @theorion_news on Twitter....

‘Vagina Monologues’ celebrates freedom, beauty

Veronica Hodur

February 15, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Previews, Reviews

"Hoo-ha," "down there," "pussy" and vagina. All words for a part of a woman that nobody talks about — until now. The Associated Students Gender & Sexuality Equity Center and students of Chico State helped bring vaginas into the light of day with "The Vagina Monologues," performed Friday nigh...

A guy’s guide to experiencing “The Vagina Monologues.”

Zachary Phillips

February 13, 2014

Filed under Blogs, Opinion

February 14 can be a hectic day for men, and not because of everyone’s favorite love-struck holiday. No, it isn’t the burden of having to buy their significant other heart-shaped boxes of chocolates that has men dreading February. It’s vaginas. Since they were first written in 199...

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