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Ask Erin: How Can I Make Real Friends Without Being Fake?

I definitely have no close friends at this point. I have kind of a tough personality, so I don't get along with everyone.  Read...
The young women interviewed described using fake orgasms as a tool to “escape” a situation in which they otherwise had no control. Image: Thinkstock.

Women Are Faking Orgasms In An Attempt To End 'Coercive' Sex

The tale of women faking the big O has been around forever, and is often bandied about as a joke. But when it becomes an act of self protection, it is a massive negotiation on a woman's sexuality.