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Good Vibrations

The market for AA batteries would collapse without Good Vibrations. The toys on its shelves, from vibrators to masturbation sleeves to strap-on harnesses, make it the Williams-Sonoma of sex. But when Good Vibrations opened in the Mission District in 1977 to provide women with quality sex toys and information, it was an audacious act of feminism just 14 years removed from Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique. The first to offer women a refuge from the "adult bookstores" that trafficked in sticky floors and hostile glares, Good Vibrations spread quickly and inspired kindred shops across the world. It's the reason why "personal massagers" and vibrating cock rings are available at your local drugstore, and for that we raise our Magic Wands in thanks.


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