Sunday, August 21, 2011

Libido

Paul VI remarked that  the libido was a classic crack in one's spiritual armor that Satan uses to capture souls. Naomi Wolf (though perhaps unbeknownst to her) sheds some light here in her The Porn Myth:
"The onslaught of porn is responsible for deadening male libido in relation to real women, and leading men to see fewer and fewer women as 'porn-worthy.' Far from having to fend off porn-crazed young men, young women are worrying that as mere flesh and blood, they can scarcely get, let alone hold, their attention. Here is what young women tell me on college campuses when the subject comes up: They can’t compete, and they know it...."