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  • The genealogy of sadomasochism
    Dr Romana Byrne examines the cultural history of sadomasochism and how the Marquis de Sade, Krafft-Ebing and Freud earned us such infamy
  • Sex on Screen: The Sessions
    The Sessions is an emotionally powerful film that conveys sexuality and the struggle for connection in heart-breaking and genuine, awkward and joyful ways, without resorting to titillation or sexist tropes
  • Kids are going to touch genital
    Ah, childhood. A time of youthful innocence, and the glory of first experiences. Your first day of school, your first BFFs, and your first schoolyard blow job [more]
  • Prostitution? Yes please!
    Prostitution is known as “the world’s oldest profession.” If it has been around for centuries, then why is it illegal? Shouldn’t everyone have a right to do what they please with their body?
  • My first time, Toronto girl
    I was sixteen, he was seventeen. During either our first or second date, he had performed oral sex for the first time, and I was a first-time recipient

  9 February 2013

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  • Sex please, we’re Canadian
    A new nationwide sex survey by Playtex has revealed that 22% of Canadians have had a threesome, and 29% more would consider it [Report (PDF)]
  • Brit porn star insures penis for $1m
    Los Angeles based Keiran Lee, from Derby, who works for porn studio Brazzers, has insured his penis for $1m (£645K) with Lloyd’s of London.
  • My nine years as an escort
    Rebecca Dakin, 37, spent nine years working as an escort after dropping out of university and finding only low-paid jobs. Her first session with a client earned her £1,400
  • You shouldn’t have sex with your ex
    I’m Emily, and I take a wry look at the top 10 reasons why. I also give 10 reasons why you should have sex with your ex.
  • 10 steps to blowjob bliss
    Whether you’ve performed oral sex on him once or dozens of times, you’ve never done it like this! It’s time to ramp up your original moves by trying any (or all) of the following twists

  5 February 2013

  • Noisy sex could mean more fun
    Some like to keep love making quiet but for those who like to scream the house down, new research says they could be having more fun.
  • Regrets: drunken sex with strangers
    Female readers of glamour.com were quizzed on the trials and tribulations they experience in their twenties
  • What is “Porn for women”?
    It’s great that companies like New Sensations, and outlets like CNBC, are helping to legitimize women as viewers of pornography. But “Porn for women” is not for all women [more]
  • The first time I heard the word “Lesbian”
    Growing up the daughter of a conservative Baptist minister, I was sheltered, to say the least. I was clueless about the facts of life.
  • The erect penises measuring app
    Men: have you always wanted to measure the length of your erect penis and see how it compares to penis length around the world? Well, there’s an app for that. [more]

  4 February 2013

  3 February 2013

  • Silicon condom more effective
    Daniel Resnic and Ray Chavez from Origami Condoms are seeking to improve safe sex with a slicker design that uses silicone. [more]
  • Naked rambler back in court
    Judge Patrick Eccles has rejected an application from Stephen Gough at Oxford Crown Court, who is charged with outraging public decency
  • I was a dildo engineer
    It is interesting to learn that dildo engineers are highly educated, well-paid and ethical.
  • 10 Myths & facts about your orgasm
    Every year, the number of studies proving the physical, emotional, physiological and even societal benefits of sex and orgasms just keep on growing

  2 February 2013

  1 February 2013

  • The Pill was not the reason for the swinging ’60s
    A leading academic believes the sexual revolution may have begun a decade earlier after penicillin effectively eradicated syphilis. [more]
  • Living with shame
    Deborah Cohen’s new book, Family Secrets: Living with Shame from the Victorians to the Present Day, is a history of how the British have dealt with it since the days of empire
  • Penthouse treasure trove found
    A New Jersey man has found nude photos of Madonna and Arnold Schwarzenegger, after purchasing a cache of memorabilia that once belonged to Penthouse publisher Bob Guccione.
  • Taboos in naturism
    Sex, looking at others, clothing optional vs nude, erections, and exhibitionism
  • Aging Japan’s love doll market increases
    Hideo Tsuchiy, the president of Orient Industries K.K. who manufacturers state-of-the-art love doll, thinks they will be bought by many seniors living by themselves

  31 January 2013

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  29 January 2013

  • You just don’t understand sexual cannibalism
    Black widows are far from the only spiders who sexually cannibalize, and some insects and fish do it too
  • Kids: draw your own genitals
    A 1980 sex ed book for kids, asks them to draw out their sexual fantasies, and tells them to masturbate with common household appliances. [more]
  • The 20, 30 and 40+ year-old virgin
    There are few topics more fraught with anxiety and confusion, for men and women, than the idea of virginity
  • Why I don’t sleep with women
    As a sex-positive, progressive woman open to new experiences and seeking pleasure I feel like I should be down with exploring all the avenues.
  • Constitutional right to watch porn “evolved”
    While free speech fanatics argue that the Constitution guarantees people the right to watch porn, research by Prof. Leigh Ann Wheeler, and the author of “How Sex Became A Civil Liberty,” suggests that this attitude does not predate the 20th century, let alone the Constitution.

  28 January 2013

  27 January 2013

  • Naked Facebook page
    When a mother from Wiltshire created a cheeky Facebook page asking people in the county to get naked in the snow, she didn’t expect such an overwhelming response [more]
  • Sex surrogates: Therapists with benefits?
    Although her job involves getting paid to have sexual contact with strangers, Cheryl is not a sex worker: she is a surrogate partner.
  • Kate Moss nude in Love Magazine
    The supermodel leaves nothing to the imagination in the Spring/Summer 2013 edition
  • An orgasm almost killed me!
    It was my brother’s wedding day, and I was practicing some bored self-love. It ended with an explosion in my brain
  • The importance of foreplay
    Many couples rush over the foreplay, too eager to get to the sex, but foreplay can often be the best bit!

  26 January 2013

  • What I learned at an orgy
    A new study suggests that men and women enjoy sex just as much with condoms as they do without [more]
  • Pornography is corrupting our youth
    At the risk of once again invoking the wrath of the many porn-defenders who will no doubt email me to tell me I’m a prude, I’m going to do a bit of grot-bashing this week
  • Porn blind
    The AVN Awards were quite different to a decade ago
  • The joy of submission
    Fifty Shades of Grey is fiction, but the kinky sex in its pages is very real. One ambitious, assertive woman describes how she became a submissive, and why it’s not as fringe as you might think.
  • Sexual trends for 2013
    Will sex toys become as commonplace as household appliances? Are couples realizing that good sex can be a marathon rather than a sprint

  25 January 2013

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  20 January 2013

  • Secret sex lives of Conservative Christian women
    There’s something sexual about the way that some churches present God to young Christians, particularly women
  • MPs plan same-sex royal marriages
    MPs look set to debate a change in the law to allow royals in same-sex relationships to marry or be in civil partnerships and for their children to be recognised as the heir to the throne
  • Prostitute: criminalisation of men is wrong
    A Dublin prostitute says that criminalising men who pay for sex, will drive women voluntarily working in the trade onto the streets and into “graveyards”.
  • Brazilians hinder pubic lice
    A dramatic decline in cases of pubic lice has been linked to growing enthusiasm for the Brazilian bikini wax, and trimmed shrubbery in general.
  • The Sessions: let’s talk about sex
    You could be forgiven for thinking a film about a severely disabled man who hires a sex surrogate in order to lose his virginity is not going to be a light-hearted affair

  19 January 2013

  • TV’s most naked truth
    What does the Girls star’s casual nudity say about us — and the Howard Sterns made so uncomfortable by it?
  • Over-exposed eBay sellers
    Accidentally exposing yourself in pictures posted on eBay may sound like a tricky thing to do – but it appears to happen much more frequently than you would think
  • Brazil orders 50 Shades sealed
    A Brazilian judge has ordered bookstores to ensure that the erotic trilogy “Fifty Shades of Grey” is out of the reach of minors.
  • In the valley of the porn star dolls
    Porn purveyors and their consumers convened for the fifteenth annual AVN Adult Entertainment Expo
  • Nookii the adult game, reviewed
    If you want to enjoy a special evening in with your significant other, try putting away those tired board games and indulging in a little Nookii.

  18 January 2013

  17 January 2013

  • Banned sex book sells
    Aristotle’s banned sex manual has sold at an Edinburgh auction for £550 (almost $900)
  • Masturbation: Why are we so shy?
    Anna Kendrick has been deemed inappropriate since she made a joke about masturbating over Ryan Gosling in the cinema, but why is masturbation deemed inappropriate?
  • Porn industry looking up
    Despite piracy and law changes, industry insiders are upbeat about 2013, estimating revenues of $14 billion
  • Good Vibration’s Crafty Vibrator Art Contest
    Good Vibrations is celebrating 36 years of pleasure with a month of promotions and festivities including Bling My Vibe!, a vibrator crafting contest open to the public
  • The record-breaking sex lives of barnacles
    In the animal kingdom, barnacles have the largest penises, relative to body size. They can also capture sperm directly from water.

  16 January 2013

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  8 January 2013

  • 13 Sex predictions for 2013
    From bigger nipples, to charging more toys via USB, to electrostimulation being not so scary
  • News programme shows porn
    A porn film, albeit out of focus, was visible on monitors behind a Swedish news anchor, on Monday morning
  • Fetish fotwear from Milan
    ainsley-t shoes and Les Jeux Du Marquis of Italy have extended their collaboration with a new approach to erotic shoe design.
  • Coming out as non-vanilla
    Experience has shown me that there are several other aspects of our sexuality that most people keep to themselves
  • Top 20 things to do with a naked woman
    So, she’s naked, standing in front of you. Do you you (a) try your same old, same old boring sex moves or do you b) try out our top 20 fresh new ideas to blow her mind!

  7 January 2013

  • What is a psycholagnic orgasm?
    A psycholagnic orgasm relies on the brain’s ability to stimulate itself enough to create actual physical pleasure. There is no physical contact needed for this type of climax
  • World’s fattest woman has 7 times a day sex
    700 pound Pauline Potter’s secret to loosing 100 pounds, is having sex with her husband seven times a day!
  • I was a slut and loved it
    Rupert Everett made his whole life about sex during his younger years because he was furious with Catholicism and he enjoyed doing it.
  • Teen fiction gets steamier
    In December, HarperCollins released Cora Carmack’s books Losing, a book which deals with a young woman trying to lose her virginity before graduating from college
  • Nudism happens
    Each Blogger of the nudist persuasion has undertaken the task of volunteer educator, volunteer mentor, lifestyle advocate and political proponent.

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