FYI: You’re Not Helping
Body Image / Desire / evolutionary psychology / Feminism / Gender / media / Rape

FYI: You’re Not Helping

It’s #TBT and time for a vintage column. This originally went up in September of 2013. Viral is as viral does. This week’s latest: FYI (if you’re a teenage girl) Cliff Notes version: a mother of teenage boys worries about the impact of teenage girls and their selfies on her sons. She encourages females to temper the … Continue reading

Girlfriendzone, Glitter Butt, & Unicornland
Sex in the news / Sex Links

Girlfriendzone, Glitter Butt, & Unicornland

Meet the plus sized Japanese Instagram star leading a body image revolution.  Pakistani women organize bike rally in protest of sexism. Cosmo tweets “how do you lose 44 pounds without exercising?” on story about woman with cancer. The endemic problem of sexual abuse in competitive swimming. Is Glitter Butt a dangerous trend? Women barred from … Continue reading

Aaron Tsuru Makes Watercolors from your Nude Selfies
Podcast

Aaron Tsuru Makes Watercolors from your Nude Selfies

After his successful art show about Intimacy, Aaron Tsuru is back to talk about his latest project: painting watercolors of the nude selfies people send him. We talk about art, gender, sex, selfies, intimacy, internet fame and any number of other random, wonderful things. Listen to it here or on iTunes, Podbay, or Feedburner, where you can subscribe and … Continue reading

Pinkwashing Police, Orgasm Selfies, & Genderfluid Underwear
Sex in the news / Sex Links

Pinkwashing Police, Orgasm Selfies, & Genderfluid Underwear

Pinkwashing police: for Breast Cancer Awareness local department uses pink cars, handcuffs. Why a group of clergy are blessing an abortion clinic. How to have sex on your deathbed. New way to take orgasm selfies. Sex as national security threat during WWII. Make your sexual experiences about oxytocin for a deeper connection. New line of … Continue reading