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Boyfriend Arm Pillow
image For those women who don't want to sleep with a real man, but like to have an arm wrapped around them at night, Japanese manufacturer Kameo has come out with the Boyfriend Arm Pillow. A Kameo spokesman says that, "It has been so successful we have had to draw up a waiting list. Women of all ages have been queueing round the block to take one home." Kameo also plans to introduce a Girlfriend Arm Pillow later. But this is my question: If you're married would it be considered cheating to sleep with a boyfriend/girlfriend arm pillow?
Categories: Sex/Romance
Posted by The Curator on Thu Aug 05, 2004
Comments (13)
that arm's damned creepy..
Posted by Jenny  on  Fri Aug 06, 2004  at  04:54 PM
where do you buy the damn thing? it'd make a great joke item for an eternally single female friend.
Posted by Goobersnotch  on  Fri Aug 06, 2004  at  04:57 PM
Only if she has a REALLY good sense of humor. gulp
Posted by Mark  on  Fri Aug 06, 2004  at  07:55 PM
Some people have linked to this site:

http://store.yahoo.co.jp/pia/a7562b.html

But personally, I can't find them there.
Posted by The Curator  in  San Diego  on  Fri Aug 06, 2004  at  08:01 PM
Why can't a guy just use one of those? If he's "man" enough . . .
Posted by Ariel  on  Sat Aug 07, 2004  at  04:00 PM
chix hot though grin
Posted by Chris  on  Sun Aug 08, 2004  at  08:48 AM
omg its strangling me
Posted by john  in  NH  on  Mon Aug 09, 2004  at  12:25 AM
that thing looks so morbid
Posted by Jen  on  Mon Aug 09, 2004  at  09:50 PM
This reminds me of what they used to call a "Dutch Wife" or bolster. They're used in the tropics to absorb the sweat given off while one is asleep, which would otherwise collect on one's arms and legs.
Posted by Leo Caesius  on  Tue Aug 10, 2004  at  04:56 PM
There is a commercial advertising quite simple 'between legs' pillow.
Looks like Japanese may add some 'flavor' to it..
Posted by Lukomor  on  Wed Aug 11, 2004  at  05:44 PM
We found the arm pillow at http://www.armpillow.com Its a. great gag gift!
Posted by steve  in  dallas  on  Tue Nov 30, 2004  at  09:14 PM
I can't figure out why this exists. There are so many guys out there willing to lend an arm. Just ask!!
Posted by boyfriend  on  Tue Sep 13, 2005  at  04:03 PM
How about a getting a real boyfriend? http://www.boyfriendstealer.com
Posted by juman  on  Tue Sep 13, 2005  at  04:06 PM
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