known as Merkin
, U.S.A. the group consists of several chapters, mainly across America and is dedicated
to educating the youth on the importance of wearing fake pubic
Started by Leonord Plotz, of Canarsie, NY in 1975, the group has grown to over ten thousand members worldwide, and has its largest membership in Austin, Texas.
has received opposition from
several local and state governments on its highly
controversial standards, including requiring
any new member to shave off their pubic
hair and eat it in front of the active membership.