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Oakland Park man self-publishes book about the pleasures of testicles

Oakland Park man self-publishes book about the pleasures of testicles

Balls. Nuts. Stones. Eggs. Bullocks.

That's what Oakland Park's James L. Riedy self-published book "The Pleasures of Testicles: A Celebration and Exploration of All Things Balls" ($10.95, Outskirts Press) is all about.

Of course, the retired humanities professor could have written about a lot of things. He's already a published author, with a well-respected and thoughtful tome, 1981's "Chicago Sculpture," for example. The Wisconsin native earned bachelor and master degrees in journalism; worked in magazine publishing in his adoptive hometown of Chicago; had his own radio show there; and taught at City Colleges of Chicago.

But he had...

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