A 22-year-old woman in the US has ignited a furious online debate about sex and morality, after attempting to publicly auction her virginity on popular bidding site eBay. The Californian student is taking the extreme measures to pay for her college education, Reuters reports.
"We live in a capitalist society," said the woman, who is using the pseudonym Natalie Dylan. "Why shouldn't I be allowed to capitalise on my virginity?"
Unsurprisingly, eBay did not agree, and rejected her attempts. The auction will now take place at a Nevada brothel, where the woman is hoping bidding will reach $1 million, allowing her to start a Master's degree in marriage and family therapy.
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