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Instagram Users Put Their “Cock In A Sock” For A Good Cause

Screen shot 2014-03-22 at 16.52.50An internet sensation is underway, and all you need to be a part of it, is a cock.

And a sock.

Behind every sock is a serious weapon, and unlike the current #manupandmakeup campaign, the hashtag #cockinasock has been set up specifically to raise awareness and funds for testicular cancer.

In the United States, between 7,500 and 8,000 diagnoses of testicular cancer are made each year. In the UK, that figure is approximately 2,000.

It’s the most common type of cancer for guys between 20 and 39.

The Facebook page pushing the campaign, Cock in a sock, has over 78,000 likes, with tons of supportive photos, donations and messages appearing.

But of course, Facebook being Facebook, there are tons of guys being reported for “violating community standards.” The message: “Sorry if seeing a man wearing something like this on his willy offends you. Maybe you prefer to see you or your loved ones suffering with cancer? Keep donating, ignore the hating!” has been shared over 2,300 times – testament to the fact that there is a serious issue behind the naughtiness.

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But that’s enough of the serious bits, here are some of the guys taking part! The Instagram account c0ck_in_a_sock is dedicated solely to the cause, with some great shots. There are groups of army lads…

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And smooth twinks.

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There are muscle lads.

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Sexy builders…

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And some very interesting positions!

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All these gems are from c0ck_in_a_sock, but if you do a search on the hashtag #cockinasock, you get tons more…

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@jeremy_barthel

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@jake_h_

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@dankennedy86

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@craigberry30

I even decided to get involved myself!

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@dannyhiltonmusic

To get involved, hashtag your pic with #cockinasock

If you’re in the UK you can donate £3 by texting BEAT to 70099

If you’re outside the UK, you can donate online, here.

By:           Danny Hilton
On:           Mar 22, 2014
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  • 19 Comments
    • Kieran
      Kieran

      This could be the fad of the future for males at the beach in a few years.

      No homo.

      Mar 22, 2014 at 2:27 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Apparatus
      Apparatus

      I see the war against pubes has been won. It doesn’t look like a single one of these guys is sporting a full bush.

      Mar 22, 2014 at 2:38 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Larry
      Larry

      @Apparatus: Wars against what is natural are futile. Its the only Bush I love!! LOL

      Mar 22, 2014 at 2:52 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • VirginiaBiker
      VirginiaBiker

      I had testicular cancer 1981-82. This is a great idea.

      Mar 22, 2014 at 3:41 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Rob
      Rob

      Wonder what they’d do to promote prostate cancer awareness. Nice to see someone’s doing something about male cancers. Kinda flustrating when everyone goes balls to the wall over breast cancer awareness (which is more of a business than awareness) but you don’t see a damn thing about testicular, prostate or even male breast cancer. It’s like feminists control the cancer industry.

      Mar 22, 2014 at 5:00 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • jpking8814
      jpking8814

      @Rob: For prostate cancer there is Movember (No shave November)

      Mar 22, 2014 at 6:39 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Tracy Pope
      Tracy Pope

      I commented about this on the half-drag selfies article and it was held up for review by Queerty for whatever reason and now, lo, Queerty has posted about it.

      Mar 22, 2014 at 10:25 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • stranded
      stranded

      @jake_h_ needs to grow his bush back, then go do porn.

      Mar 22, 2014 at 10:34 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Rob
      Rob

      @jpking8814: Oh. I vaguely remember something about that, but never saw an explanation about what it was.

      Mar 23, 2014 at 12:54 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Louis
      Louis

      The last one should do porn …wow.

      Mar 23, 2014 at 10:56 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Horse Lips
      Horse Lips

      This is a trend I could get behind.

      Mar 23, 2014 at 4:25 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • misterhollywood
      misterhollywood

      Woof!

      Mar 24, 2014 at 2:03 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • hotshot70
      hotshot70

      cool idea.

      Mar 24, 2014 at 2:08 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Franklin
      Franklin

      None of the links to the facebook and instagram accounts work. Maybe they are typed in incorrectly?

      Mar 24, 2014 at 9:34 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • JennyFromdabloc
      JennyFromdabloc

      One of Queerty’s best posts. And a good cause.

      Mar 24, 2014 at 12:01 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Kangol
      Kangol

      @Apparatus:

      Um, did you not see the last guy, with the fire crotch???

      Mar 25, 2014 at 8:04 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • jpking8814
      jpking8814

      @Kangol: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yodwk60jqNo

      Mar 26, 2014 at 12:48 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • jonindallas
      jonindallas

      It appears many think the size of the sock is important.

      My cousin ended up with testicular cancer in his 20s. He is now a one nut wonder, but the doc said we need to check out nuts out regularly. It so hard to do.

      Apr 26, 2014 at 2:49 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • PLAYS WELL WITH OTHERS
      PLAYS WELL WITH OTHERS

      Sock it to me! :p

      May 14, 2014 at 7:35 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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