Category: Sex &…

Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week

Each September, along with many bookstores and libraries across the country, Good Vibrations celebrates Banned Books Week. I remember learning in school how subversive an instrument the printing press was thought to be upon...

Vibrator Addiction?

Vibrator Addiction?

First-time Good Vibrations customers often ask us whether they’ll become “addicted” to their vibrators. When I do public speaking and talk about toys, people occasionally object to their use (or at least worry aloud)...

Feminism and Sex Work

Feminism and Sex Work

At Good Vibes we’ve long used the phrase “friendly, feminist and fun” on our promotional materials. Maybe you’ve heard us describe ourselves this way on an ad or a talk show. Yet not everyone...

A Little Pride

A Little Pride

Hot on the heels of National Masturbation Month, it’s time to celebrate Gay Pride! And a rollercoaster ride of a year it’s been so far for lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and their supporters and...