Current's Tania Rashid bravely ventures into the world of cuddle parties, a phenomenon that ranks very high on the most-ridiculed-subcultures list -- say, right below furries and filk. The resulting piece does not poke unkind fun. But I will not lie: the promo frame they chose absolutely creeps me out, and I want to go wash my eyes out with bleach right about now. First Time Cuddle Party (Current, thanks Brent Marcus)
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