No Rolling Stones ?

Many historical “facts” are so well integrated that we seldom question their origin or credibility. EGI has never been part of the official history but some gender related topics are still much talked about in movies, books, and music – a good example would be the Castrato.

Castrato singers are often mentioned whenever incredible vocal feats are encountered. By way of castration, young boys are kept from reaching sexual maturity and thus allowing the vocal cords to remain under-developed by the lack of male growth hormone (testosterone is produced by a man’s testies). Normally it is suggested that the voice of such individuals can be of incomparable beauty Continue reading No Rolling Stones ?