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Battle of the Hermaphrodites

Sexes clash even when sharing the same body

1:06pm, September 12, 2006

Anybody who's ever mused that the world would be better if men got pregnant needs to talk to Nico Michiels. And so does anybody who's asked—or sung—"Why can't a woman be more like a man?" Michiels has seen that world, or at least a version of it, and he's even got pictures to show. It's not pretty, he says.

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