Notable stories this year included the end of the era of nude Playboy pictorials––the Kardashians have evidently cornered the market on these
Category: Sex & Pornography
Posts on pornography, video reviews, ideas or news about porn and how it relates to feminism, sex-positive culture, and ethics around sexual pleasure.
We’ve lost one of the most important women ever to grace either side of a porn camera: Candida Royalle, “the Grace Kelly of porn,” has died after having been diagnosed with ovarian cancer several...
As long as parents are essentially silent and schools provide bad sex ed that does not answer a teen’s perfectly reasonable sex questions, youth will figure that the most effective way to get questions answered is by *watching some sex*, but they will likely not absorb the message that this is scripted and directed sex, akin to watching car chase movies to learn to drive a car.
The Westboro Baptist Church is now without its paterfamilias; in fact, some indications are that it has been without him in a pastoral sense for several months, since there may have been a power struggle inside Westboro recently. (If this is true, perhaps Shakespeare is rolling restlessly in his grave, wishing for a quill and some parchment.) In any case, Phelps has died, leaving behind a huge stash of offensive picket signs and a US (and in fact a world) culture aroused to an understanding of how nut-jobby homophobia can truly be.