When Virginia State Senator Janet Howell's amendment to require men to get rectal exams before they can get meds for erectile dysfunction failed, it was a disappointment to many. But as commenter totoro points out, it could have very serious consequences for a few:
Now that the rectal exams were pulled - how will the rest of the state senate find their heads?
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