30 June 2013
- Woman has orgsms in her foot
A 55-year-old Dutch woman has developed unwanted orgasms which started in her left foot and travelled up her leg [more]
- Breast in peace, topless women
Personally, I have no desire to go top-free. But if you really are so offended by bare breasts in public, don't look.
- Talk to your child about masturbation
Here's a 1970s Public Service Announcement on how to talk to your kids if you catch them masturbating.
- Anal: the sex that god can't see
The Loophole is musical comedy from Garfunkel & Oates, on how Christian girls stay virgins by going to fifth base
- Woman's sexual adventures published after 45 years
A novel written 45 years ago, featuring a woman who sleeps with men and women, commits incest and murders a nun, is finally to be published in Britain.
29 June 2013
- 6 y.o. girl leads gender discrimination fight
The girl's name is Coy Mathis, she just completed the first grade, and she was born a boy.
- I think I may be a lesbian
I'm in my thirties and have always had relationships with men. But there is a woman I work with who is a lesbian, and I am finding myself increasingly attracted to her
- What's the point of oral sex?
New scientific study says men perform cunnilingus to minimize the risk of infidelity. [more]
- First Lars Von Trier Nymphomaniac clip released
The first clip has been released for Lars Von Trier's upcoming two-part drama, Nymphomaniac.
- Sex in the Arab World
An interview with Shereen El Feki, author of the new book, Sex and the Citadel: Intimate Life in a Changing Arab World
28 June 2013
- Boob row: Fit women on TV
Young female presenters and performers are getting criticised for what they wear on TV. They are damned if they do and damned if they don't
- Vampire sea lampreys heat up for sex
Scientists have discovered that male sea lampreys heat up special fat deposits during sexual encounters [more]
- Bicycle masturbator unsaddled
A man trying to catch the person responsible for puncturing his bike's tyres was shocked to discover the culprit pleasuring himself against the bicycle's seat.
- Man pleads guilty to sex with couch
A man who was caught last year having sex with a couch discarded on a Wisconsin street pleaded guilty this afternoon to a public lewdness charge.
- A sex manual from 1680
In 1668 Samuel Pepys, describes finding a copy of L'escholle des filles, but found it the most bawdy, lewd book that he ever saw [more]
27 June 2013
- Is it OK to have sex on the side?
Sex columnist Tracey Cox makes five sex decisions for you, such as whether you have to give oral sex, or can have an affair if your partner isn't putting out
- What women really want from sex
It's long been clear that men don't understand women. But could it be possible that even women don't understand women? Daniel Bergner tackles just that question in his new book What Do Women Want
- Confessions of a Playgirl editor
A former insider dishes on the magazine's unmentionable gay fans, absurd photoshoots and bizarre reader mail
- Is the rise of gonzo porn dangerous
Is the rise of filthy gonzo porn actually dangerous, or are people overreacting
- A link between testosterone and sexual desire?
A new study supports the idea that there are a lot of predictors of sexual desire other than testosterone to consider
26 June 2013
- Does pornography harm people?
There are frequent calls for action to be taken over pornography but what is the evidence it harms people who view it?
- British Museum hosts sex in Japanese art exhibition
The sexually explicit art, which will go on display in the autumn, was euphemistically called shunga [more]
- Beautiful just as we are
Jade Beall's book of photos, A Beautiful Body Project, features dozens of nude mothers revealing their bodies, un-Photoshopped, but no less beautiful
- Government suggests becoming a stripper
A Welsh government website offering career advice was taken down after telling entrepreneurs how to earn a fortune in the sex industry
- Sex educator gets ducked
Professional sex educator Jay Friedman visits Tony Levine in Los Angelese, the inventor of I Rub My Duckie, and owner of Big Teaze Toy
25 June 2013
- Nudist beach closed
The closure of Holkham nudist beach is a relief to the Royal family at nearby Sandringham - but not for the naturists left out in the cold
- Losing my penis improved my sex life
John Wayne Bobbitt says he has had 70 lovers and become a porn star since his ex-wife sliced his penis off 20 years ago
- Dr. Ruth on aging and sex
Sex therapist Dr Ruth Westheimer, rarely turns down an opportunity to speak about sex, recently celebrating her 85th birthday by giving a talk, on The Art of Arousal
- Is polyamory an orientation?
One writer assuring readers that polyamory is fine for the children and should be legally recognized, and CNN stated that it was monogamy that is unnatural.
- Jack Morin dies
On June 14, sexology lost one of its quiet giants: Jack Morin PhD, author of Anal Pleasure and Health
24 June 2013
- Undercover policemen, undercover lovers
Four women deceived for years by undercover policemen tell their stories
- Children are sexual creatures
Some mocked a lawmaker who recently referred to masturbating fetuses. But there's a deep, fascinating history here
- Brits are worst lovers in Europe
A European Sex Survey suggets that compared to 12 other European countries, the UK is either the most modest or the most useless. [more]
- Virgin designs sex toys
A 22-year-old answered a job advert and soon found herself helping sex shop Ann Summers design new sex toys
- Gifts for strippers
One of the reasons I find the term "objectification" doesn't fit with my job as a stripper is in the gifts we receive
23 June 2013
- Stars who dare to bare
Bikini tops aren't for everyone, as these carefree celebs show [More naked celebs]
- Asexual relationships, masturbation and romance
People may ask, how can they be asexual if they masturbate?' I admit the finding did surprise me, too
- 20 Super sexy sex quotes
It's been said that the best thing that you can do in bed is have sex. The second best thing is to read.
- Fat dudes are hot
arianne Kirby likes lots of kinds of bodies, and fat dudes are on that list.
22 June 2013
- We can't shelter kids from sex entirely
There is a difference between seeking to avoid exploitation of children by malign adults, and acknowledging that sex makes up an aspect of their being
- A tribute to Viagra
This week, the brand loses its British patent, opening the door to rival providers [more]
- Man has 140-lb testicles removal
A man with 10ST testicles is unhappy after their removal - as the operation left him with a tiny penis.
- Do more orgasms make you live longer?
The typical man who has 350 orgasms a year, versus the national average of around a quarter of that, lives about four years longer
- Female masturbation: there's an app for that
It's cutesy and patronising, but the Happy Playtime app may in a roundabout way teach women there's no shame in masturbation
21 June 2013
- Same-sex desire existed long before 1967
The British Museum reveals that same-sex desire is natural and normal should take a tour to see evidence dating back more than 2,500 years [more]
- Naked in the land of venomous snakes!
Contestants on new Discovery show are most definitely Naked and Afraid [more]
- 50 Shades of Grey gets director
Artist and film-maker Sam Taylor-Johnson has been chosen to direct the big screen version of the smash hit erotic novel 50 Shades of Grey.
- Meet Penis-Man and Vagina-Woman
A man and woman dressed as a penis and a vulva, have been attacked by the public, and the police ordered them to remove their costumes
- Size does matter
Sex expert Tracey Cox reveals how men really feel when it comes to the trouser department
20 June 2013
- Naked rambler jailed for 11 months
Stephen Gough has been jailed for defying his ASBO court order, banning him for being naked in public, a legal activity. He was also not allowed to defend himself in court. [more]
- 10 Movies that were basically just porn
Many efforts on this list contain real life porn in them which makes them not just a vessel for pornographic footage, but a downright porn movie in their own right.
- Are women turned on by pictures of naked men?
For a long time, we've been told that female desire isn't powerfully sparked by visual turn-ons, but are women less visual?
- Fact or fiction: The Penis
Do you often find yourself asking questions about the male anatomy? This video may help
- The Guardian and the sexualisation panic
The "Sexualisation" panic has been in full swing for five years or so, and is reaching a point of saturation
19 June 2013
- Dad: my daughter ruined porn for me
A lot of dads might be angry if their daughter went into porn -- and so is the father of top adult actress Stoya. But not for the reason you think
- Sex Like A Man
Ever since my breakup, I have been having sex like a man, and you might want to know what I mean by that
- Online pornography: see no evil
Can the UK Government and internet providers really hope to tackle online porn? And are parents doing enough?
- It's all about the penis!
The results of an Australian study on male body image this week showed men are more concerned about how they measure up against their friends than they are what their partner thinks of their penis size
- The benefits of swallowing
Research suggests that semen has anti-depressant properties, and women who have regular contact with it, had lower rates of depression and suicide
18 June 2013
- Australia leads the way for intersex people
The lives of people who identify as intersex, are medicalised and their voices rarely heard. The sex discrimination amendment bill will be a huge win for all of us
- Lesbian sex in film is often unrealistic
The cinematic portrayals of sex between women have often been seen as voyeuristic and exploitative, the result of a long tradition in French literature of the 19th century.
- The Top 5 sex apps for smartphones
Sensual software is about as ubiquitous as cell phones, with erotic apps now at the forefront of the "sex meets tech" movement.
- Hitachi blush at their Magic Wand vibrator
The Hitachi Magic Wand came close to being pulled from the market as the company got uncomfortable having their name associated with screaming O's. Now it's been renamed, and it better than ever
- Grace Bellavue's sex tour diary
One of the better parts of my job, apart from getting paid shitloads of money to have threesomes, is touring.
17 June 2013
- Porn wars dividing academia
When the Guardian announced launch of the world's first peer-reviewed academic journal on porn, there were more than a few guffaws.
- Porn stars could teach sex education
The headmaster of a British £28,000-a-year private school has indicated he is considering inviting a porn star to teach sex education to his pupils.
- A masturbating app for women
App designer Tina Gong has created such an app, aimed at dissipating the cultural stigma associated with masturbation, and with female masturbation in particular. [more]
- Do we have "sexual peaks?"
Here's how harness the power of your "sexual peak" and take things up a notch in the bedroom
- Should women reclaim the word 'slut'?
Much of the power of slut-shaming lies in the word itself, and yes, names can hurt us.
16 June 2013
- Sex journal attacked for promoting porn
The editors of a new peer-reviewed journal into pornography studies, both senior academics at British universities, are "promoting pornography", and "ignoring" its potential harms
- Can you spot my boobs?
Hundreds of British women, including a Reverend, and a local councillor, have had photos of their boobs taken to raise money for a breast cancer charity [more]
- Nude travelers look forward to summer
If swimming, sunning, biking, running and attending concerts in the nude is your idea of vacation fun, you've got lots of (naked) company
- Is it Ok to have sex with older women?
I'm a young 18 year old male who needs to know if my sexual prefrence is a problem. I seem to ne very attracted to older women
- An erection yhat lasts for 8 months
A 44-year-old New Jersey man who is suing the doctor who gave him a bad penile implant, and an erection that lasted for eight month
15 June 2013
- Help, my man has a sexual fetish
My husband can only get turned on if I wear stockings to bed. If I don't he doesn't complain but he simply isn't able to perform
- 10 Diverse films about pornography
Here are ten films that feature pornography as a main theme
- Why menopause may be caused by men
An evolutionary geneticist suggests that menopause is an unintended outcome of natural selection -- the result of its effects having become relaxed in older women.
- Do Christians care as much about virginity?
The Atlantic magazine says Christians want to minimize the role of virginity in their religious practice, where all the attention to purity contributes to physical and mental violence in a very real way.
- Naked PETA celebrities
Many celebrities have posted nude for PETA, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
14 June 2013
- We need to break the pubic hair taboo
There are few things more personal than your pubic hair, and whether you shave, trim, wax, epilate or go au naturel.
- Man calls 999 over ugly prostitute
British police said that a caller contacted them to complain that a sex worker he had met in a hotel car park, was not as good looking as she claimed
- Sex in the Office
It's not likely to win you the Employee of the Month Award but nevertheless sex in the workplace is a fantasy for many.
- In defense of masturbation
New York Magazine alleges the existence of a new trend: Fapstinence. Men are voluntarily forgoing sexual self-abuse, for a variety of legitimate reasons!
- BDSM 101: Facesitting
Today's article is going to focus on an activity called facesitting. We are going to learn what it is, how to do it, why people like it, and some safety concerning it.
13 June 2013
- Academic earns Erotic Award
An Open University psychology lecturer picks up gong for her work on sex and relationship advice
- The truth about female desire
A new book on women's sexuality, What Do Women Want?: Adventures in the Science of Female Desire, turns everything we think we know on its head [more]
- Ann Summers 'O-Team' creates new range of sex toys
Eight real women have joined forces with Ann Summers to design and develop an innovative range of sex toys.
- Female masturbation statistics
To find a woman who masturbates, you probably only need to look around. A woman who openly admits to masturbating might be harder to find
- Sexting: what are the positives?
Sexting has been portrayed as a negative sexual risk behavior in youth, but there might be some positive correlates of sexting in the adult population.
12 June 2013
- What I would tell a person new to kink
If you are a new member of the kink community, I offer the following helpful advice.
- No more sleaze?
A year ago, the notorious sex club Mack Folsom Prison, closed its doors. It embraced and celebrated sleaze
- The sex doctor is in
Since he was 11-years-old Dr Giriraj Ramnanan, known to his fans and critics alike as Dr Raj, has had a more than an age-related interest in sex
- Where to have safe public sex in New York
Public sex is great for everybody... it's the thrill, and the fear that you might get caught... it makes it extremely hot and exciting
- Laws used to prosecute teens sex questioned
Florida state Sen. Thad Altman would like to adjust the laws being used to prosecute teens for consensual sexual relationships, because they were intended to prosecute adult offenders
11 June 2013
- Oi! Breasts! Come 'ere!
Readers of the British Telegraph newspaper, reveal their experience of sexism in the past week
- Legalize the sex trade
Three women are challenging the Supreme Court of Canada, to legalize sex work, as the science shows that criminalizion is a failure
- How to kiss and tell
It's good to talk, especially when it comes to sex. We just need to remember two simple rules to kiss and tell respectfully.
- 20 things no one ever told you about sex
You've taken sex ed, have hands-on experience and have seen every episode of Sex and the City - twice. So, you think you know a lot about sex?
- Making love, or f*cking?
Sometimes you feel like lovemaking, and sometimes you feel like fucking
10 June 2013
- Naked bike ride in Mexico City and London
Mexico City and held their annual naked bike rides. [more]
- 8 reasons you aren't getting laid
Why are some guys always getting laid while others are missing opportunities left and right? [more]
- What's it like at a porn convention
South Florida's infamous porn convention, Exxxotica 2013, just moved from Miami Beach to Fort Lauderdale
- Why men cheat
My wife and I are one of the happiest couples I know of. A lot of this has to do with witnessing friends commit adultery.
- 6 Little-known nipple facts
Whether they're big and bouncy or cute and pert, breasts - and their nipples - have a lot in common. But they're also all a little bit different, and a little unique.
9 June 2013
- Are school exams too sexy?
If Ovid's Amores is a filthfest too debauched for today's pupils, what about the rest of the lascivious literature canon?
- A little female Viagra between the covers
It wasn't easy writing something explicit and tasteful, but a sprinkling of nipples did the trick
- Prostitution laws hurt women
In 2010, a Canadian judge concluded that certain laws forbidding activities related to prostitutes, prevents them from taking simple safety precautions that would reduce their risk of violence at the hands of clients.
- Bill Condon on Kinsey
Controversy? What controversy? The Oscar-winning writer-director talks to Film4.com about shedding light a culture divided between hedonism and Puritanism
- Can pornography be art?
Only when we stop confusing artistic merit with ethical deformity can we start having interesting conversations about what constitutes "artistic" pornography
8 June 2013
- Gargoyle cock sculpture controversy
A man in Arizona may be forced to take down the 9-ft, hatchet-wielding gargoyle statue standing in his front yard because his neighbors have complained about the gargoyle's magnificent thighs, buttocks, and penis
- French publish global atlas on sexuality
French geographers have publiashed a global atlas on sexuality which maps out the evolution of sexual habits and acts around the world
- Sex toy review tips
Kissinbluekaren says that when she first started writing sex toy reviews, she had no idea what I was doing, but learned so much from reading other blogs
- Young people and porn research
I am inclined to be skeptical when a permissive attitude to sex is seen as a negative outcome
- Provocative books reviewed
The Daily Loaf reviews its top 10 most provocative books this month, from Sex Drive: In Pursuit of Female Desire, to, The Kaleidoscope of Gender: Prisms, Patterns, and Possibilities
7 June 2013
- How birds lost their penises
Some ducks have helical penises that are longer than their entire bodies, but only around 3% of birds have a penis. Eagles, flamingos and penguins don't have one [more]
- Casual sex vs. intimate sex
Is there a difference between casual sex and intimate sex? Is one better than the other
- The Top 10 Nude in a Pool
Mr Skin lists its top 10 actresses to go nude in a swimming pool on film
- Sex in a hospital bed
After my husband's traumatic brain injury, we were forced to find an intimacy we'd never known
- More porn stars made up
Award-winning make-up artist Melissa Murphy, 35, has released another series of images revealing what porn stars look like under their daily mask of foundation, eye make-up and lipstick.
6 June 2013
- My fair labia
When will women stop judging their lady parts? There's a lot of pressure to have a good vagina, where every part of a woman's body is taxonomized, judged, and sentenced
- 150 Shades of Play receives major award
Since its release last year, Em & Lo's 150 Shades of Play: A Beginners' Guide to Kink, will be recognized with an IPPY Medal at the Independent Publisher Book Awards
- Brazil drops 'happy prostitute' Aids campaign
The Brazilian Health Ministry has dropped an online campaign entitled "I'm happy being a prostitute".
- Dudes don't like my crotchless panties
There's something about wearing underpants with the important bits cut out, while having sex, that really turns me on.
- The hook up culture bogeyman
Bob Laird links binge drinking and casual sex to sexually transmitted diseases, unwanted pregnancies, confusion, low self-esteem, unhappiness, vomiting, ethical retardation, low grades and emotional inadequacy. He is more than out of touch
5 June 2013
- Why do we throw prostitutes in prison?
Prostitution is a felony charge in eight U.S. states, where nonviolent, mostly female prostitution offenders are serving in state prison
- The tiny insect with the massive sperm
In the rainforests of Peninsular Malaysia, an insect Zorotypus impolitus produces a single sperm that is almost as long as he is, and sticks it on the female's abdomen
- Shame has become our default setting
At the core of our sexual being lies sexual shame instilled through an elaborate structure of cultural mores and religious values
- Singing Vulvas
I actually feel that I'm better friends with my pussy now [Video] [more]
- Mom/daughter porn stars seek dad/son team
Porn pioneers Jessica Sexxxton and her daughter, Monica, are looking for a father/son team to take them on
4 June 2013
- Street Epics: Moira Johnston
Moira Johnston is an activist who is well known for raising awareness among New Yorkers about the right for women to be topless in public. She explains why [video]
- The virginity paradox
The term "virgin" is thrown around with a lot of confusion and legalism. What, technically speaking, constitutes a virgin? Does it matter?
- The lipstick effect
While the economy dipped, L'Oreal experienced sales growth, demonstrating the famous 'lipstick effect', a women's desire to attract mates with resources.
- How to be sexual without being a creep
Andy Hinds' article takes it as a given that male lust is inherently disrespectful to women
- No jail time for Sweden's sex buyers
Despite Sweden's 15-year-old law that bans buying sex, rather than selling it, the statute has not resulted in any convicted sex buyers spending time behind bars
3 June 2013
- Did oral sex give Michael Douglas cancer?
The actor says that his throat cancer was caused by HPV transmitted from cunnilingus
- BDSM fans healthier than vanilla sex public
A new study has discovered that practitioners of kinky sex tend to be less neurotic, anxious, and paranoid, and more extroverted, conscientious, and open to new experiences than members of the "vanilla" general public. [more]
- Is success killing the porn industry?
It's harder to make profits in porn in the digital world, the 21st-century medium of porn distribution. According to one estimate, there are nearly 25 million porn sites worldwide and they make up 12 percent of all websites
- Japan's top porn star for women
Adult video (AV) producer Silk Labo contracted 34-year-old Ittetsu Suzuki to be the industry's first actor who performs solely in films written to arouse women
- Visiting the Kinsey Institute library
Magnus Hirschfeld was one of Germany's most significant sexologists in the at the beginning of the 20th century, famous as a leader of the contemporary homosexual rights movement
2 June 2013
- Virgin Auction becomes reality TV series
Australian filmmaker Justin Sisely is promoting a reality TV series based on his Virgins Wanted, a documentary film project
- Should moms buy teen daughters a vibrator?
On Oprah, sex educator Dr. Laura Berman suggested moms buy their daughters a vibrator as a way to help them get to know their bodies
- The 2013 Homo Heroes Awards
Nominations have opened for the 2013 Homo Heroes Awards, run by the Lesbian and Gay Foundation
- The most popular Tumblr porn
The site's users are afraid that Yahoo will make their smut disappear. We take a look at what there is to lose
- Does an open relationship work?
Can true love really include sex with other people? Here's how to find out if it might work for you
1 June 2013
- 65% of Brits don't wash sex toys
Nearly two-third of adults in Britain have admitted to not always washing their sex toys after use.
- Sex is doctor's life's work
Dr. Irwin Goldstein isn't squeamish about describing operations on private parts, recalling that he performed his first penile implant on a patient in 1976
- The argument for 'duty sex'
In today's politically correct climate, suggesting you have 'duty sex', have sex purely because your partner fancies it, is guaranteed to offend.
- Female POV porn
US channel Comedy Central features a new show by Amy Schumer where she tackles sex and relationships, and what female POV porn would look like
- Conservative Feminism and the right to offend
This week, the fight to censor British media and art, even more than is done already, took a bizarre new turn, as pro-censorship "feminist" groups Object and UK Feminista launched an attack against Lads' Mags