Tag Archives: sexual behavior

A Visual History of the Vibrator

Posting has been slow! I am sorry! Enjoy this visual history of the vibrator. Continue reading

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BREAKING: How you view sex determines how you view sex

There’s this study making the rounds which says that how you lose your virginity impacts the rest of your entire sexual life. Which is an accurate reading of the study, if by “your entire sexual life” you mean “roughly the next one to four years” and if by “how you lose your virginity” you actually mean “how you feel about sex.” Continue reading

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Newsflash: Americans Fuck

95 percent of them before marriage. NEW YORK (AP) — More than nine out of 10 Americans, men and women alike, have had premarital sex, according to a new study. The high rates extend even to women born in the … Continue reading

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Getting Around

A wheelchair is not a chastity belt. There is a basic disablist assumption that people who use wheelchairs are essentially sexless, or at least not looked at as sexual beings. It’s assumed that they lack feeling below the waist — … Continue reading

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Sex Ed for the Stroller Set

When is it appropriate to start teaching kids about sex? At the same time you teach them about the rest of their bodies. This makes a lot of sense to me. As long as you’re giving young children the vocabulary … Continue reading

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College Life: One Big Sex Carnival

Apparently we should return to single-sex dorms and bathrooms (which colleges have mixed-sex bathrooms?), promote marriage, and have parent-led “inspector committees” to track student sexual behavior. Because it’s not like college students are legal adults or anything. And according to … Continue reading

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Becoming Orgasmic

I find it funny just how much I enjoy science blogs, especially since I can’t grasp the basic rules of science. Nonetheless, this is one reason why the sciences appeal to me so much: Becoming Orgasmic — A Chat With … Continue reading

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