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14 Questions About Mpreg You Were Too Embarrassed To Ask

Mpreg = pregnant men.

Posted on October 9, 2014, at 6:06 p.m. ET

1. What IS Mpreg, anyway?

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Mpreg is the term for a genre of art and literature where a man is pregnant.

2. Why is it called Mpreg?

Great question. Mpreg is a shortened version of male pregancy. M(ale)Preg(nancy).

3. Wait, I thought men couldn't be pregnant. How does this work?

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It's simpler than you might think. Take a look at this totally scientific drawing from DeviantArt.

4. Where can I find mpreg art and stories?

The internet (yes, the very one you're on right now) is literally festering with mpreg. The best mpreg resources are DeviantArt (make sure to turn mature content "visible") and Tumblr. You can also check out the Mpreg Central forums, and search for mpreg on e621.net, a site mainly for erotic furry art.

5. Is there live action Mpreg on YouTube?

View this video on YouTube

You bet your sweet tuchas there is.

6. Can I see some of my favorite characters from film and TV mpreg?

OMG DUH.

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Harry Potter

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Mario & Luigi

7. Why is Shadow more commonly depicted as mpreg instead of Sonic?

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It just makes sense, doesn't it?

8. Who impregnated Shadow?

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Although sometimes Sonic is depicted as the father, the more canonical father is Shrek. In a famous comic, Shrek and Shadow were lovers.

That should clear everything up.

9. What about like, regular guys photoshopped to look pregnant?

10. Is there....... Obama mpreg?

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I know the spirit of this is supposed to be all "no question too embarrassing!", but I mean, COME ONE. OF COURSE THERE IS OBAMA MPREG.

11. I think I'm starting to understand mpreg. But I'd really love to read some stories about the guys in One Direction being mpreg.

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1D mpreg is VERY hot right now. Check out this tumblr devoted exclusively to Harry Styles and the ang getting mpreg.

12. Is this an mpreg?

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No. Although this is certainly one of the most inspired and exquisite examples of fan art, the person who is impregnated by Sonic and carrying a baby Rainbow Dash is Pan. Pan is the female granddaughter of Goku and therefore this is not an mpreg.

13. How do you know which guy from a couple gets mpreg and which one does the impregnating?

Though mpreg may vary, there's a something called the omegaverse which explains the laws of who mpregs who. Basically, men can be alphas, betas, or omegas. Omegas can be impregnated by alphas and sometimes betas. Women are part of the omegaverse, and female alphas have penises. Also it's kind more like dog sex or wolf sex with "knotting" and stuff.

Here's 135K words about Harry Styles being an alpha who impregnates the singer from the lesser known British boy band, Union J (who is an omega)

14. One last question. Is all this....... a sexual thing?

Let's put it this way: you're not NOT cranking off.

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