'Passion Parties' in the Conservative Southern U.S. How does a Tupperware-style "adult toy" party play in the deeply conservative and religious South? Melanie Peeples visits a so-called "passion party" in rural northern Alabama, where blushing belles say they just want a way to keep their husbands happy -- and home.
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'Passion Parties' in the Conservative Southern U.S.

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'Passion Parties' in the Conservative Southern U.S.

'Passion Parties' in the Conservative Southern U.S.

'Passion Parties' in the Conservative Southern U.S.

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How does a Tupperware-style "adult toy" party play in the deeply conservative and religious South? Melanie Peeples visits a so-called "passion party" in rural northern Alabama, where blushing belles say they just want a way to keep their husbands happy — and home.

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