We call them by a hundred different names: boobs, knockers, jugs, hooters. We wonder if they're real or fake, too small or too big, too exposed or too covered. And every year Americans spend millions of dollars on breast enhancement, from push-up bras to surgery. Why is our culture so captivated by this particular part of the female form? "Boobs: An American Obsession" is a revealing, humorous, often poignant investigation involving everyone from anthropologists to porn stars as we explore our culture's fascination with breasts.
A revealing look at America's favorite body part.
Did You Know?
Do you remember the first time that you ever touched a girl's breasts or saw a girl's breasts?
Man on Street
Uh, yes. The first time I saw or touched a breast. I was happy. I was excited. And, uh, I felt a little lucky.
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