To see me rant about this — er, analyze it and put it in context — come visit the Blowfish Blog. Here’s a taste:
Very few people — and even fewer politicians — are willing to look at teenage sex and say in public, “It turns out this really isn’t a big problem.” Very few politicians are willing to say, “We have bigger issues to worry about than 16-year-olds having sex.” Very, very, very few politicians are willing to say, “You know, I had sex when I was 16, and it didn’t do me any harm.”
Check it out. And then write your Congressperson.