Men Are Posting Photos of Penises In Socks for Cancer Awareness

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By A. Charlotte Rose

Buzzfeed and many other sites reported on a really cool trend this week.

Men are taking pictures of their penises in socks and posting them on the internet with the hashtag #cockinasock to raise awareness for testicular cancer.

Men of all sizes (sock sizes, that is!), shapes, shades, and sexual persuasions are whipping out their sex organs and stashing them in socks.

They are taking selfies, they are getting a helping photo assist from friends and lovers, and they are posing in groups. Groups of naked men… with socks dangling from their privates. And some of the socks are very long!

Some of these guys are very hot. And sincere. I mean, they wouldn’t just expose themselves if it weren’t for a good cause, right?

The reason behind the social media phenomenon is to inspire men to have a cancer screening check-up, and or, to inspire their lovers to remind them.


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This enthusiastic participation of naked men was apparently inspired by last weeks breast cancer awareness “no make-up selfie” trend, where women were taking self-photographs without their makeup. In honor of testicular cancer awareness month, men are taking photos without their pants. It’s only fair.

The trend started on Instagram, but the photo sharing site reportedly blocked the tag #cockinasock and deleted the photos, but restored them later in the day. As Buzzfeed explained: “Apparently Instagram has unblocked the #cockinasock hashtag AKA more proof that God is real and a gay man or a straight woman. Amen.”

Fast Company explained the trend this way: “Finally, there’s a socially acceptable reason for men to take pictures of their penises and post them to the Internet: The latest trend on Instagram and Twitter is #cockinasock, and it’s intended to raise awareness for testicular cancer. As the name implies, guys hang a sock from their nether regions, post the pic online, and add the hashtag in hopes that someone will be inspired to go to the doctor for a checkup.”

There is still a Facebook and Twitter page that are both added to daily.

God bless the men who have bravely exposed their private parts in the name of cancer awareness.

Paul Walker Update: Family, Friends, and Fans Grieve as Officials Investigate Fatal Crash

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People are devastated by the sudden loss of this beautiful man who meant so much, to so many. We’ve gathered the latest Paul Walker updates and news for fans.

Fans have been gathering day and night in Santa Clarita, CA, at the site of the car crash that killed Paul Walker, and his friend Roger Rodas. They have created a make-shift shrine on the charred ground. They have been holding candlelight vigils, leaving flowers and notes, candles, paying their respects, and communing with each other in grief.

Meanwhile, Investigators are still looking into cause of the crash of the 2005 Porsche Carrera GT in which Paul and his friend Roger lost their lives.

Here are some of the updates on the family, friends, the filming of Fast and Furious 7, and the investigation. We’ve linked to media carrying these stories.

CNN is reporting that speed or drag racing may have been involved with the crash.

– But friends believe it was mechanical failure that caused the crash and they explained to TMZ.

– Paul Walker is survived by his beloved daughter Meadow Walker, his only child. Her mom is his ex, Rebecca McBrain. There is heartbreaking news today from Hollywood Life that she was at the Reach Out Worldwide event with her dad and witnessed the crash scene after the fact.

– We have heard this was also the case for the 8 year old son of former racer car driver Roger Rodas, who was believed to be driving the car that crashed. His son ran toward the burning vehicle to help get his dad out before adults pulled him away.

– Sadly Paul Walkers best friend attempted to get near the car and free him and could not. E Online revealed some heartbreaking on-the-scene details.

– Paul Walker’s father, Paul Walker, Sr., shared his heart-wrenching grief with media.

Tyrese Gibson, Walker’s co-star in several “Fast & Furious” movies, was seen at the site of the crash with a yellow flower. He broken down crying.

– Paul was in the middle of filming Fast and Furious 7 at the time of his passing. The cast and crew are devastated and filming has temporarily been halted, with the future of the franchise uncertain.

– Fans love his character, Brian O’Conner, and the word is that the cast and crew plan to pay a special tribute to Paul in the next film.

If you’d like to learn more about Paul’s charity, Reach Out Worldwide, or make a donation, please visit http://www.roww.org.

Paul Walker: New Details About the Crash

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SUNDAY, DECEMBER, 1, 2013 — As the world mourns the loss of actor Paul Walker, new details are emerging about the fiery crash that took his life yesterday.

The driver of the car that crashed into a tree and went up in flames has been identified as former race car driver Roger Rodas, 38.

It’s been reported by The Boston Globe and other news outlets that the two had been friends for a long time and that Mr. Rodas was helping Paul build his charity organization, Reach Out Worldwide.

The two of them were at an event for Paul’s organization, which was held at Always Evolving, a car customization shop. Rodas was reportedly CEO.

It is being reported that the two took a ride in a Porsche GT and were near the location of the event when it crashed. People at the event, and nearby buildings, reportedly ran to the crash site to try to put out the flames with fire extinguishers.

Sadly, nothing could be done, said eye witnesses. The car had exploded and was engulfed. L.A. County firefighters arrived and extinguished the flames.

An autopsy is expected in the next couple of days. Funeral arrangements have not been announced yet.

Paul Walker was in the midst of shooting Fast and Furious 7. Universal Studios, which is also the studio producing Fifty Shades of Grey, released this statement:

“All of us at Universal are heartbroken. Paul was truly one of the most beloved and respected members of our studio family for 14 years, and this loss is devastating to us, to everyone involved with the ‘Fast and Furious’ films, and to countless fans. We send our deepest and most sincere condolences to Paul’s family.”

http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-paul-walkers-porsche-burst-into-flames-in-crash-witness-says-20131201,0,5940705.story#ixzz2mF2lsBaI

Paul Walker leaves behind a 16 year old daughter, Meadow Walker, who had apparently moved to Los Angels recently to be closer to her father. Please keep her in your prayers.

More information and video report here at KABC-TV.

Paul Walker Dies Tragically

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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2013— We are so heartbroken to report that actor Paul Walker has passed away. He was 40 years old.

Major news organizations such as USA Today and Fox News are reporting he was killed in a car accident in Southern California Saturday afternoon.

It’s been reported that Walker was a passenger in the car, and had been at an event for his charity, Reach Out Worldwide, which is a relief organization devoted to helping the lives of those impacted by catastrophic natural disasters.

Sheriff’s office reports say there was another person in the car, also deceased. As of December 1 the incident is still under investigation.

Here’s a recent post about the accident on CNN.

As of December 1, the Los Angeles Times is reporting that the “single-vehicle crash occurred about 3:30 p.m. in the 28300 block of Rye Canyon Loop. Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station and the Los Angeles County Fire Department arrived to find a vehicle engulfed in flames. Two people in the vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene.”

His official Facebook Page carried this sad message: “It is with a truly heavy heart that we must confirm that Paul Walker passed away today in a tragic car accident while attending a charity event for his organization Reach Out Worldwide. He was a passenger in a friend’s car, in which both lost their lives. We appreciate your patience as we too are stunned and saddened beyond belief by this news. Thank you for keeping his family and friends in your prayers during this very difficult time. We will do our best to keep you apprised on where to send condolences.”

A Facebook user identified as Bill Townsend wrote this in the comments: “I was with Paul today. He was surrounded by friends, talking about cars, seeing hundreds of gifts brought for kids to give out by charity. The news is terribly sad. The world lost an angel and Heaven gained one. I’m going to commit to helping ensure the Paul’s charity lives on and that his love of cars and people, especially children, will be remembered forever.”

Paul of course is known for the Fast & Furious movies. He was also one of the fan picks to play Christian Grey in the Fifty Shades of Grey movie, even though the role was not discussed with him.

Tributes on social media are pouring in with so many people who knew Paul remembering him as a down to earth guy who was successful and a hard worker, but not lost to the negative side of Hollywood.

His full name is Paul William Walker IV and he was born September, 12 1973 in Glendale, CA.

Sadly, he leaves behind a 15-year-old daughter, Meadow Walker. This article talks about Paul as a proud papa.

Here’s a video report and shocking photo of the car he was in.

See more about his acting career on his IMDb page.

Here is his Bio:True Story page, which has been updated to reflect his passing.

For updates, follow his Facebook Page here.

Click here for more information about Paul’s charity, Reach Out Worldwide.

This post is being updated as the story continues to unfold.

New details about the crash here: http://acharlotterose.com/2013/12/01/paul-walker-new-details-about-the-fiery-crash/