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Utah governor stops distribution of risqué state-themed condoms, created to raise awareness of HIV

Jan 16, 2020 - The Salt Lake Tribune

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert has ordered state health officials to stop distributing condoms with suggestive Utah-themed packaging, created with federal funds as part of a new HIV awareness campaign.

The wrappers riff on various Utah memes, with labels such as “Greatest Sex on Earth,” “SL,UT,” an image of a highway sign that displays the number of miles to towns “Fillmore” and “Beaver,” and “This is the Place” over a drawing of a bed.

“It’s really just to destigmati...