Thom Yorke Appears on Iranian Book about sexual problems

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    Karma Sutra Police: Mystery over why Radiohead singer Thom Yorke's face is on the cover of an Iranian book about men's sexual problems

    • 46-year-old appears on cover of Marital and Sexual Problems in Men
    • It is not known why a headshot of the father-of-two was chosen
    • Previously seen on Ukrainian advert promising to help headaches
    By Lydia Willgress for MailOnline

    Published: 03:12 EST, 14 May 2015 | Updated: 04:54 EST, 14 May 2015


    • Thom Yorke's face has been used on the cover of an Iranian book about men's sexual problems.

      The Radiohead singer - whose hits include Karma Police and No Surprises - inexplicably appears on Marital and Sexual Problems in Men, which promises to help 'sexual problems between couples'.

      The sleeve of the 80-page book also includes headshots of two other men, with some suggesting one is novelist John Updike.

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      A headshot of Radiohead singer Thom Yorke has been used on the cover of an Iranian book about men's sexual problems

      The cover was originally tweeted by a fan of the band, who claimed he found the book in his uncle's store three years ago in Mashhad, Iran.

      It is not known why the 46-year-old, who has two children with long-term partner Rachel Owen, was chosen to appear on the cover.
      The book can be bought online for 44 pence (20,000 rials).

      Mr Yorke has previously been used on a Ukrainian advert promising to help headaches and insomnia.

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      The 46-year-old singer, pictured (left) in 2005 and (right) in 2003, inexplicably appears on the book, titled Marital and Sexual Problems in Men

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      Some fans have expressed their confusion at the use of the image, with others posting amusing comments about the book on Twitter

      The blue billboard uses a press shot of his face in the centre and claims the product will people forget about insomnia, fatigue, skin problems, cold, attention deficit disorder and headaches.

      Fans have expressed their confusion at the use of Mr Yorke's face.

      Kip Manley wrote on Twitter: 'I know when I ponder marital and sexual problems, my mind immediately goes to Thom Yorke and John Updike. It just does.'

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      Mr Yorke has previously been used on a Ukrainian advert promising to help headaches and insomnia

      Another user, @CaliCurmudgeon, wrote: 'What the hell is he doing there? He doesn't belong there..'

      Mr Yorke is yet to reply to the cover on social media.

      MailOnline have contacted Radiohead's publicist for comment but have not yet received a reply.
     
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    Well, with that weird lazy eye thing he's really a poster child for all sorts of ailments.
     
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    He is a freaky looking guy but I loved their first couple albums.
     
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    Iranian men dress their women up in burlap sacks. Of course they have sexual problems.
     
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    I hear they take a lot of hoove kicks to the nads as well.
     
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    Looks to me like he's got sexual problems.
     
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    He's got a Clay Aiken thing going on, so maybe he does have problems.
     
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    Should have been someone from Phish.
     
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    I no it isn't cool, but I dig me some radiohead!


    Oh yeah, this is some funnyshitno doubt!
     
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    I know someone who had lunch with him years ago
    apparently he bites his nails to the point they're quite bloody and shit

    I also do this--it's a terribly embarrassing and painful habit that cannot be broken
     
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    Does this have anything to do with Satan?
     
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    Now doubt this embarrassing snaffoo is just part of Yorke's deal coming back to bite him!
     
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    dawg, Satan has never been too far away...you must be able to see the signs
     
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    It kinda makes sense...ever seen Thom Yorke dance?

    Bet he fucks like a wildman. :eek:

    :p

     
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    Belligerent ghouls run Manchester schools.

     
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    Its part of a whites are deviant campaign.
     
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    He looks like if Clay became homeless and had to start blowing guys at bus stations for dope money. As opposed to just for fun.