Sex Work Simply Is

Arbitrary moral standards aside, I think sex work is best understood as a labor issue. Read...
Submitted by Dr. Richard Wagner | 09.18.14
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BBC's National Short Story Award Honorees Are All Women

Five insanely talented female writers, including Zadie Smith and Rose Tremain, have earned the highest of literary praise. Read...
by Nikki Gloudeman | 09.18.14
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Watch: Panic! At The Disco Covers 'Bohemian Rhapsody'—And It Doesn't Suck!

The impossible has happened. Queen's classic hit has been successfully emulated. Read...
by Giana Ciapponi | 09.18.14

Tina Fey is Absolutely Killing It On The Red Carpet

In promoting her new film This is Where I Leave You, Fey has been on her style A game. Read...
by Flora Tsapovsky | 09.18.14
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Sex And The Talmud: Ultra-Orthodox Jewish Men Are Obligated To Make Their Wives Come First 

Jewish law obligates men to make the woman orgasm first. Um . . . get me to the synagogue and under that chuppah ASAP. Read...
by Giana Ciapponi | 09.18.14
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Breaking News: Misogyny 'Alive And Well' For Female Bartenders

A searing open "thank you note" calling out gross guy behavior at a bar has gone viral. Read...
by Kelley Calkins | 09.18.14
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When South Korean Culture Celebrates 'No Means Yes'

Cult classic Oldboy illustrates complex socio-sexual morays among South Korean society. Read...
by Giana Ciapponi | 09.18.14
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Do The Kardashians Have Narcissistic Personality Disorder?

We mock Kim et al ruthlessly . . . but we also can't get enough. What's going on here? Read...
by Nikki Gloudeman | 09.18.14

Why Are 'Lesbian Feminists' Attacking Trans Women?

We deserve to be safe. We deserve to live—even at the cost of your flawed, incomplete grasp of lesbian identity. Read...
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Can't Get To Second Base? Oculus Rift Is Here To Help!

Welcome to the Boobie Squeezing Simulator. I wish I were making this up. Read...
by Giana Ciapponi | 09.17.14
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The Gap's 'Dress Normal' Ads Are Bullshit Dressed In Black And White

The Gap come autumn: where normcore and film noir cleverly collide. Read...
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Who Says God Isn't Listening? Mature Women Grace New Fashion Ads

And Marisa Tomei is one of them! Could life get more perfect? Read...
by Flora Tsapovsky | 09.17.14
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Dating Advice From Way Back When—Does It Still Hold Up?

Historically, some dating advice has been pretty heinous—but a few pro-tips still have some value! Here's the good, the bad and the ridiculous. Read...
by Amanda Lauren | 09.17.14
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MacArthur Foundation Confirms Something We Already Knew: Alison Bechdel Is A Genius

Alison Bechdel wins MacArthur 'Genius Grant' because . . . duh. Read...
by Kelley Calkins | 09.17.14

Confession: I Ate Mushrooms, Saw Frozen And Had A Sisterly Revelation 

Millie lowered her voice and asked me if I had plans for the rest of the day. Did I want to make some mushroom tea and watch Frozen in Union Square? Read...
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The Military Is About To Get Octopus-Inspired Camouflage

The military wants in on the disappearing magic of cephalopods. Read...
by Katie Tandy | 09.17.14
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What I Learned While Tindering My Way Across The Country

A girl, her thumb, and her iPhone traverse the USA. Read...
by Kelley Calkins | 09.17.14