Purpose. Homosexual Activity Among Animals Stirs Debate. James Owen in Londonfor National Geographic News July 23, 2004 Birds do it, bees do it, even educated fleas do it.
So go the lyrics penned by U.S. songwriter Cole Porter. Porter, who first hit it big in the 1920s, wouldn't risk parading his homosexuality in public. In his day "the birds and the bees" generally meant only one thing—sex between a male and female.
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