Your choice: Sex or a plasma TV

Almost half of the men surveyed by a British retailer said they would give up sex for six months in return for a 50-inch plasma TV, according to Reuters.

In response to a survey of 2,000 Britons conducted by electronics retailer Comet, almost half of the men polled said they would give up sex for six months in return for a 50-inch plasma TV, according to Reuters.

That compared with just over a third of women who were willing to make the same sacrifice for the big-screen television.

Read the full Reuters story: "Half of UK men would swap sex for 50-inch TV"

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