When uncomfortable topics come-up, we see a lot of euphemisms. This is definitely the case for women’s periods. Aunt Flo, the crimson wave, mother nature… are all ways we talk about the monthly cycle. In this week’s episode, Yakko & Cheechan compare notes the use of euphemisms for periods in English and Japanese.


They also take a look at the popularity of period products and how the names can get quite confusing between Japanese and English.


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