BY Elle Brosh in Sexy on Apr 20, 2014 |
We've always known that lovin' yourself means lovin' the earth, but who knew it could feel so good?
Infamous sex-toy shop, Babeland, is giving away free solar-powered vibrators to the first 25 shoppers at its Park Slope location on Earth Day. This "eco-sexy" gadget, which normally sells for $34, harnesses the power of the sun to provide its users with earthly pleasure, so no batteries end up in the landfill. Just leave the slick-looking, mini solar panel ... Read More
BY Dixie Laite in Sexy on Apr 01, 2014 |
I learned about blow jobs from Charlie Chaplin. (Yes, that Charlie Chaplin). I was about 12 and with my babysitting earnings I bought the book Hollywood Babylon. As a passionate old movie fan, and an adolescent girl with a filthy mind and an even filthier curiosity, a book like Hollywood Babylon was a dream come true. The book dealt with various Tinsel Town scandals, and while I now know that much of the book is just blatantly untrue and much is just based on ... Read More
BY kelsey haight in Sexy on Mar 24, 2014 |
Wow, are we done trying to generalize female sexual preferences yet? There are roughly four billion women on Earth, sooo anything you say in reference to ALL women is really just a hyperbole. Luckily, we live in an age where hooking up is no big deal, and slut shaming is (hopefully) on its way o-u-t, so why can't we all just be free to explore what works for us as individuals and stop trying to make globalizing statements about what ushers in a big-O?According ... Read More
BY Amy Carlberg in Sexy on Mar 23, 2014 |
Is that a list in your pants, or are you just happy to see me? Irony has rooted itself in our culture, and now it's taken hold of our sex lives.Dating and sex can be awkward for everyone, but a little determination goes a long way. It's best to be pragmatic about these things. The world, and the internet currently attempting to swallow it whole, is full of misinformation, theories, and most of all, lists.
The sex tips in beauty magazines usually end up more ... Read More
BY kelsey haight in Sexy on Mar 22, 2014 |
Okay, orgasms matter and are hopefully central to your well being and happiness. But if they aren’t, YOU ARE NOT ALONE. According to an ABC report, about 75 percent of all women never reach orgasm from intercourse alone – and that is without the extra help of sex toys, hands or tongue. And 10 to 15 percent never climax under any circumstances. Orgasms are complex and require a number of physical, emotional, hormonal and psychological elements to line ... Read More
BY Claire Filipek in Sexy on Mar 19, 2014 |
“Hello Let’s Date” is a hilarious blog of screenshots taken from what looks like the dating app Tinder. And yes, I know that from personal experience.While the blog can definitely be seen as a “troll’s guide to Internet dating,” it also showcases the ridiculousness of online dating. Can anyone really find a mate by looking at four pictures and then having a menial conversation?
The game, especially in the case of ... Read More
BY BUST Magazine in Sexy on Mar 06, 2014 |
Though many of us love to sleep more than LITERALLY ANYTHING ELSE IN THE ENTIRE WORLD, getting a new mattress can be a daunting task. Especially in light of recent studies conducted by the Harvard School of Public Health and other institutions, in which scientists learned that many mattresses come with the caveat of serious health risks. That's right: in addition to the threats of creaky bed-frames and poor support, many of our sleeping pads contain harmful ... Read More
BY Brittany Allen in Sexy on Feb 27, 2014 |
Turns out, February's lousy with unheralded holidays. Beyond Valentine's and Galentine's and Anna Howard Shaw Day, savvy citizens should note National Eating Disorder Awareness Week (happening right now; see our recent coverage), Black History Month (ditto) and the even lesser-known National Condom Awareness fest. Sponsored in part by the American Social Health Organization, Condom Month is dedicated to promoting safe sex. Because as we all oughta know by ... Read More
BY Brittany Allen in Sexy on Feb 27, 2014 |
Cheyenne Randall, a Seattle-based mixed media artist, has knocked the socks off Instagram and Tumblr with his latest project. In the images below, Randall takes classic photos of Hollywood icons and glazes the figures with home-spun tattoos. Ever wondered what Lady Di would look like with a sleeve? Your quest is over.
Ms. Marilyn Monroe...had she lived on Bedford Avenue, circa 1999.Audrey Hepburn, had her Roman Holiday been more of a Roman ... Read More
BY Brittany Allen in Sexy on Feb 21, 2014 |
Nigerian-American novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has a lot of intelligent things to say about the troubling new "anti-gay" legislation up for debate in her home country. As all democratic civilizations bend towards our generation's central civil rights debate, it's refreshing to hear a writer speak out with such conviction. Here's an excerpt from her speech:
The new law that criminalizes homosexuality is popular among Nigerians. But it shows a failure of our ... Read More