2019-09-14 15:50:01 UTC
*The prototypes for the 'Trumpcare IUD' are on display at the SSHH center in New
York City's East Village from September 13-15
The two anonymous artists started working on the concept right after Trump was
elected, explaining they wanted to make a 'physical embodiment of the horror'
The mock contraception is designed to look like Trump making a 'grab 'em by the
p***y gesture' with his hands
The spoof IUD is being sold in individual packets for $5 apiece with half the
profits being donated to Planned Parenthood
Two anonymous artists have created more than 500 faux IUDs that are shaped like
President Donald Trump with hands that they say represent his 'grab 'em by the
The prototypes for the 'Trumpcare IUD' are hanging on an orange wall at the SSHH
center in New York City's East Village where the art installation is on display
from September 13-15.
'We wanted to make a physical embodiment of the horror that is Trump,' one of
the artists told Insider of the inspiration behind the spoof birth control.
The collaborators started working on the concept right after Trump was elected
president, with one of them explaining that they wanted to show their shock over
the leader of the free world having a history of alleged sexual assault.
They studied 'a lot of Trump pucker face' while coming up with the design, and
with the president's 'grab 'em by the p***y' scandal still in mind, they shaped
his fingers to look like he is making a grabbing gesture.
The artists developed the final design using a 3D modeling program before
printing the plastic in China.
Wrapping the copper to create the finished product was a tedious task, and they
invited people to 'wrap parties' twice a week for a month straight to get the
They also created a satirical website with information about the faux birth
control in which they claim the 'Trumpcare IUD is the only IUD that's been
FDA-approved and clinically proven safe and effective for over 3 weeks.'
'Trumpcare IUD works using just 2 simple active ingredientscopperinstead of
artificial hormones and Donald J. Trump,' the site reads.
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