The fear is that some psychological damage will be done and sensibilities forever impaired.
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Other than cut-offs or gym shorts, Speedo was the swimsuit of choice for many guys in the 60s and 70s. What is also still with us is a cyclical derision or fear of this style aka banana hammock, budgie smuggler, pickle pincher, salami sling, et al. The goal is to focus people on God and Christ as Savior and Lord. Second-skin lycra plays a part in these and most other athletics. A delusional as to my appearance B an exhibitionist C an anarchist, nor D the spawn of the Devil.
Ergo, seeing or wearing a Speedo will not drive any straight man gay. If not too long or baggy, they can be attractive and sporty short pants, especially among the young. Yet these days, the Speedo seems to induce a kind of audible smirk — Speedo as punch line. We are the only hands, face, body, and action of God that most people see. Other than cut-offs or gym shorts, Speedo was the swimsuit of choice for many guys in the 60s and 70s. Join 3 other followers. An appreciation of this classic swimsuit does not make a guy gay any more than Jockey brand undershorts do, but mainstream society seems to be on a real mad-on about Speedos.