BY Laurie in General on Oct 24, 2009 |
Edited by David Henry Sterry and R.J. Martin, JR.
Soft Skull Press
In these dark days of brokedom, who amongst us hasn't lingered a bit too long in the Etc. section of the Craigslist job postings? I mean, I do have dainty feet with nicely trimmed toenails, and if I could make my rent just by stepping on some random businessman's face, well who's to judge?? Granted, I am not brave enough (or hard up enough) to go through with such an evening's work (just yet), ... Read More
BY Web Intern in General on Oct 20, 2009 |
To the ladies and fellas of NYC and Philly, Eden Fantasys presents porn star April Flores and director Carlos Batts, who will be on hand on Oct. 22nd and 24th for an art show comprised of 20 artists who gave her love-toy a makeover.While there, also check out the East Coast premiere of Flores' most recent film, Voluptuous Biker Babes, take part in a raffle to benefit a few lovely organizations (ASC NYC, Sex Work Awareness, and William Way Community Center), ... Read More
BY Libby Zay in General on Oct 08, 2009 |
The Artificial Virginity Hymen Kit has been causing a legit uproar in Egypt. What's in the phony purity pack? Why, a diaphragm that trickles a blood-like liquid, of course! And it's all in an effort to trick new hubbies into thinking their brides are carrying a V-card.
The kit is seen as a tool of empowerment to some, but Egyptian conservatives believe it promotes promiscuity and ultimately threatens Islam. Members of the Muslim Brotherhood ... Read More
BY Libby Zay in General on Sep 28, 2009 |
The UK's Daily Mail is quickly becoming my favorite news source, mostly for the sheer hilarity of the surveys they deem ''newsworthy''. Case in point: Today's tabloid-like poll comes from a survey of 15,000 women who were asked to rate men from varying nations on their bedroom abilities.
Germans and Englishmen topped the worst list, titles given due to bad body odor and lazy lovemaking, respectively. Not too far behind are American men, ... Read More
BY Libby Zay in General on Sep 23, 2009 |
In yet another sexist survey, researchers ''found'' that the average woman has slept with eight men, and has been under the influence when partnering up with at least five. A slew of articles have already begun popping up on news websites, most claiming that women need alcohol to feel confident during sex. Okay, sure, alcohol does smooth things over a bit, but come on now: surely women aren't wetting their whistles alone. It takes two, ... Read More