Uni sorry for Pooh ad­vice

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A UNI­VER­SITY has been forced to apol­o­gise after sug­gest­ing that mas­tur­ba­tion can de­ter sex­ual as­saults.

A pre­sen­ta­tion at Rochester In­sti­tute of Tech­nol­ogy in New York fea­tured the Win­nie the Pooh char­ac­ter Roo – us­ing its name as an acro­nym for wank­ing – “Rub One Out”.

Crit­ics said the idea made light of sex­ual as­sault and blasted the idea that self- plea­sure could curb some­one’s urge to com­mit sex crime.

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