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21st Jun '16 11:52:27 AM Morgenthaler
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/AeonFlux'' shorts featured on ''LiquidTelevision'' and in the 30-minute episodes alike, male nipples are twisted, suckled and toyed with in other sexual manners but it was Aeon's {{Stripperiffic}} costume that was the most problematic there.

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/AeonFlux'' shorts featured on ''LiquidTelevision'' ''WesternAnimation/LiquidTelevision'' and in the 30-minute episodes alike, male nipples are twisted, suckled and toyed with in other sexual manners but it was Aeon's {{Stripperiffic}} costume that was the most problematic there.
17th Jun '16 10:00:51 PM wehrmacht
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* In the Dark Continent arc of Manga/HunterXHunter, Kakin's king, Nasubi Hui Gu Ruo, is guarded by a grotesque Nen beast that's a combination of insect body parts and has several breasts with long, erect nipples.
15th Jun '16 1:04:53 PM fearlessnikki
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* Surprisingly averted in ''Film/ClashOfTheTitans'' where Perseus's mother is shown topless while she's breast feeding - her nipple clearly visible - and the film was rated PG. Then again it [[ValuesDissonance was the 80s]]. The 2010 remake featured no toplessness nor nipples.


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* WWE did get away with showing bare breasts and nipples a few times during the Attitude Era - but it was almost always on PPV. And most of those were shows exclusive to the UK, where censorship laws were a little different. Any time breasts were accidentally exposed on normal TV, the nipples were always blurred out with a censor box.


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* Presumably for this reason, ''VideoGame/TheMovies'' didn't have any nudity costumes for the actors - resulting in scenes of characters taking baths and showers wearing bathing suits. Mods created nude options, but a video would be taken down from The Movies Online if there were any shots of nipples. As a compromise, the famous 'Suds' mod was employed - covering nipples and genitals with foam.
26th May '16 12:49:09 PM CoolPopper
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* 17-year-old Creator/OliviaHussey was forbidden to attend the premiere of ''RomeoAndJuliet'' (1968) wherein she played the female lead, because of the nude scene. [[ViolationOfCommonSense That's right, she was judged too young to see ''her own'' nipples on screen.]] The same scene shows Romeo's bare butt too... which of course she saw anyways while they were filming.

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* 17-year-old Creator/OliviaHussey was forbidden to attend the premiere of ''RomeoAndJuliet'' (1968) wherein she played the female lead, because of the nude scene. [[ViolationOfCommonSense [[InsaneTrollLogic That's right, she was judged too young to see ''her own'' nipples on screen.]] The same scene shows Romeo's bare butt too... which of course she saw anyways while they were filming.
26th May '16 12:45:22 PM CoolPopper
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* 17-year-old Creator/OliviaHussey was forbidden to attend the premiere of ''RomeoAndJuliet'' (1968) wherein she played the female lead, because of the nude scene. That's right, she was judged too young to see ''her own'' nipples on screen. The same scene shows Romeo's bare butt too... which of course she saw anyways while they were filming.

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* 17-year-old Creator/OliviaHussey was forbidden to attend the premiere of ''RomeoAndJuliet'' (1968) wherein she played the female lead, because of the nude scene. [[ViolationOfCommonSense That's right, she was judged too young to see ''her own'' nipples on screen. screen.]] The same scene shows Romeo's bare butt too... which of course she saw anyways while they were filming.
9th May '16 7:20:14 PM AndroidChaos
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** Also, the ''Shinji Ikari Raising Project'' manga showcased nipples on female characters as well, though the lower regions of their bodies were either covered up by someone else or via CensorSteam in full frontal shots.
7th May '16 9:44:30 PM DesertDragon
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For some strange reason, males seem to be completely exempt from this. Maybe it's the extra [[Film/MontyPythonAndTheHolyGrail tracts of land]] on the female chest?

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For some strange reason, males seem to be completely exempt from this. Maybe it's the extra [[Film/MontyPythonAndTheHolyGrail tracts of land]] this, even overweight men whose breasts would be much larger than a petite woman's. However, philosophizing on the female chest?
reasons for this age-old DoubleStandard is one for the sexuality books and goes ''well'' beyond the scope of this wiki.
1st Apr '16 2:26:18 AM harostar
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* In ''Manga/TokyoGhoul'', the standard rules of male nipples being shown but female nipples concealed by various means is generally followed. However, the opening scene of the anime stands out as unusual for having [[FemmeFatale Rize]] completely naked, and concealed in shadows. Which seems silly, since the outline of her erect nipples is plainly visible when she stands in profile.
28th Mar '16 7:23:54 AM N8han11
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*** Considering Jiraiya wore something similar that clinked as it was removed, it's more likely she wears chainmail.



*** Leading to a rather strange situation where you demand a slave give you his clothes, amounting to a jock strap and leather bands attached to a ring and he is annoyed with the PC, even though he leaves wearing more clothing than he was before.



*** You think that's bad? Subverted AGAIN in the episode, "The Magic Bush", whIch featured a scene of an inflatable doll floating through the skies. Despite looking like a human woman, the nipples were left completely uncensored, like they didn't care.



* Go to Las Vegas and collect those escort calling cards they hand out on the Strip. Most feature pictures of completely nude prostitutes staring provocatively at the camera while posing in a highly suggestive fashion, perhaps with one or two [[GirlOnGirlIsHot "friends"]] -- yet their nipples and other unmentionable parts are ''always'' covered by little stars or starbursts. Really, Vegas?
** ''Possibly'' [[JustifiedTrope justified]], as those cards might easily find their ways into the hands of a child, which would then get the escort agency brought on charges for "[[ThinkOfTheChildren corrupting a minor]]".
*** That doesn't justify it at all actually, since to a kid a couple of stars over the naughty bits will not make it less confusing/corrupting.
** They could still in many cases be prosecuted under truth in advertising, copyright, and defamation laws. Many of those cards feature photos of British glamour models illegally copied from British magazines such as ''Magazine/{{Loaded}}'' or ''Front'' in the expectation that Americans won't recognise them. A particularly notorious example was [[http://www.lucy-pinder.tv/forum/images/lucy-pinder/lucy-pinder-front-magazine-00-00-0-3-8071.jpg this pic]] featuring Lucy Pinder, Natasha Marley and Katie Downes - none of whom are prostitutes, and all of whom take great offence at the suggestion - which resulted in Lucy Pinder's management taking legal action against the Vegas operation concerned.

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* Go to Las Vegas and collect those escort calling cards they hand out on the Strip. Most feature pictures of completely nude prostitutes staring provocatively at the camera while posing in a highly suggestive fashion, perhaps with one or two [[GirlOnGirlIsHot "friends"]] -- yet their nipples and other unmentionable parts are ''always'' covered by little stars or starbursts. Really, Vegas?\n** ''Possibly'' [[JustifiedTrope justified]], as those cards might easily find their ways into the hands of a child, which would then get the escort agency brought on charges for "[[ThinkOfTheChildren corrupting a minor]]".\n*** That doesn't justify it at all actually, since to a kid a couple of stars over the naughty bits will not make it less confusing/corrupting.\n** They could still in many cases be prosecuted under truth in advertising, copyright, and defamation laws. Many of those cards feature photos of British glamour models illegally copied from British magazines such as ''Magazine/{{Loaded}}'' or ''Front'' in the expectation that Americans won't recognise them. A particularly notorious example was [[http://www.lucy-pinder.tv/forum/images/lucy-pinder/lucy-pinder-front-magazine-00-00-0-3-8071.jpg this pic]] featuring Lucy Pinder, Natasha Marley and Katie Downes - none of whom are prostitutes, and all of whom take great offence at the suggestion - which resulted in Lucy Pinder's management taking legal action against the Vegas operation concerned.
13th Mar '16 8:20:24 PM chaokiwi
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* Danish Childrens cartoon series ''Thomas & Tim'' had the pervert member of the titular duo grope a topless mermaid, with nipples fully visible, in one episode. There was a comment from a concerned parent on this episode in a newspaper during a later rerun, but the issue was about the mermaid not rejecting said groping any more forcefully than slapping the guy's hand away and expressing mild annoyance with his actions, not anything about how dangerous it is for the kiddies to see nipples. The series was intended for kids aged 4 and up, and aired following Sesame Street and similiar shows. Denmark is cool.

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* Danish Childrens Children's cartoon series ''Thomas & Tim'' had the pervert member of the titular duo grope a topless mermaid, with nipples fully visible, in one episode. There was a comment from a concerned parent on this episode in a newspaper during a later rerun, but the issue was about the mermaid not rejecting said groping any more forcefully than slapping the guy's hand away and expressing mild annoyance with his actions, not anything about how dangerous it is for the kiddies to see nipples. The series was intended for kids aged 4 and up, and aired following Sesame Street and similiar shows. Denmark is cool.
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