The Questions We're Asking About Sex Work Are Wrong

As a community organizer, I'm often asked what sex work is. But I can more easily answer what it is not. Read...
Submitted by Kate D'Adamo | 09.23.14
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Assemblage: Fiction from Luna Luna

She leans in over the pedestal sink, turns the cold water spigot off, and peers at the half of her face that remains. Her face has been torn in two. Read...
Contributed by Barbara Westwood Diehl | 09.23.14
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Ugandan Men Claim Penises Are Too Big For Condoms

Could ill-fitting condoms in Uganda be contributing to HIV? Read...
by Giana Ciapponi | 09.23.14
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OK, Cupid: Should You Go To A Matchmaker?

Yes, I tried a matchmaker. Twice. After all, why the hell not? Read...
by Amanda Lauren | 09.23.14
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FYI: Hermaphroditic Flatworms "Penis Fence" To Impregnate One Another

Contrary to the lovely lilting melody—and message—proffered in "The Circle of Life," being alive is basically a blur of blood and fear. Read...
by Katie Tandy | 09.22.14
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Thank You, GQ: Adam Driver's Cover Is Dreamy

Part chest, part charm . . . all obsession. Read...
by Flora Tsapovsky | 09.22.14

To Feed The Poor, One Chain Of Eateries Empowers Women 

In India, Amma Canteens are transforming the welfare state—and they could go global next. Read...
by Mala V | 09.22.14
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Not All Women Are The Moon

Why are women so content with being a cold, distant, light-stealing stone? Read...
by Sarah Gladstone | 09.22.14

5 Fashion Books You Need Right Now

Because a killer fashion library is way more satisfying and impressive than a new dress. Read...
by Flora Tsapovsky | 09.22.14
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Why It's Not OK To Support Celebs Who Defend Scientology

Scientology is not just any religion. It's an actively abusive organization that blatantly uses celebrities to further its unethical practices. Read...
by Nikki Gloudeman | 09.22.14

Even Blowjobs Have A Learning Curve

Attending a sex workshop wasn't exactly what I bargained for. Read...
Contributed by Amy Kraft | 09.22.14
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Does The Advice In He’s Just Not That Into You Still Hold True?

A decade ago, six little words changed how we looked at dating. But does the wisdom still make sense today? Read...
by Amanda Lauren | 09.21.14

High On History: Cronuts Be Damned—Are We Living In A Dessert Dark Age?

Growing up in ruralish-surburbanish Middle America, my restaurant experiences consisted largely of Applebee’s and its many iterations. Read...
by Jane Jones | 09.20.14
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6 Ways To Keep Intimacy Alive Post-Baby

Having kids doesn't have to mean the death of your sex life. Read...
Contributed by Joni Edelman | 09.20.14

That "New Car" Smell Could Be The Ass Gland Of A Beaver

Castoreum—a yellowy gland goo from a beaver—is in just about everything, from cars and cosmetics to your favorite short-cake. Read...
by Katie Tandy | 09.19.14
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Best Predictor Of Scottish Referendum Vote Was . . . Grindr?

Move over, Nate Silver; Grindr users are in the house. Read...
by Kelley Calkins | 09.19.14