21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: British Prostitutes Are Helping Disabled People Have Sex. “Sometimes I have to lift people out of a wheelchair, undress them before we can do anything, and then dress them and put them back in the wheelchair once we’re done. It can be pretty difficult and tiring.”
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: I’m Married. I’m a Woman. I’m Addicted to Porn.
MACHINE SAYS YES: I Paid for an Invisible Girlfriend. Things Took a Weird Turn. Okay, this should have been tagged 21st Century Relationships, but I couldn’t resist the FC/Kahuna reference.
The gender stereotype is that women want commitment and men want lots of flings - psychologists have been trying for a century to make the a function of biology. But a study of the Makushi people in Guyana upends that, with men moreShow More Summary
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Uninspiring Boyfriend: I’m no longer able to write poetry now that I’m dating someone nice. The Jerk Store called — they’re fully stocked at all times....
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: STD Care For Two. To reduce rates of gonorrhea and chlamydia, at least 31 states permit health care providers to treat patients’ sexual partners without ever seeing them in person, a public health intervention known as “expedited partner therapy,” or E.P.T. When a patient tests positive for a sexually transmitted infection, the […]
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Technology Makes It Easier To Find Sexual Partners, But This May Have Public Health Consequences. Before the days of the internet, finding a casual partner meant putting in some effort: chatting up someone in a bar, say, or hanging about in a shady spot known to be frequented by like-minded people. Nowadays, […]
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Man’s Desert Sex Costs Him $250K. He says it was worth it.
Many people are convinced that wearable tech will revolutionize our relationship with technology in the coming decades. But we've been waiting on this revolution in some form or another for a century. Case in point: This kid who had it all figured out in 1922 when he invented a radio that fit inside his top hat. Read more...
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: “He constantly talked about crushing the patriarchy, which appealed to the neophyte feminist in me. An innocent search of his Yahoo! screen name had let me know he was eight inches. He would never finish, and it took all of my efforts to even get him hard. For us, sex was him […]
As the concept of starting relationships evolves in the 21st Century, the same is true for ending them. The post Burning the Pages of the Divorce Playbook appeared first on The Good Men Project.
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: You Can Now Shop The Web For A Feminist Boyfriend.
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Why I Date Married Men.
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Sexting Just Got Easier With New NSFW Flirtmojis. Technology marches on.
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: First pictures of transsexual wife murdered and cooked by her chef husband who then slashed his throat as police arrived. “The 28-year-old was an outspoken opponent of violence against women in several posts on his Facebook page.” Um....
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: “I certainly felt like a pioneer posting about my divorce on Facebook.”
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: A New App Is Shattering a Major Myth About Polyamorous Relationships.
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Furries Say They Aren’t A Fetish, They’re A Community, And They’re Ready To Be Taken Seriously.
It must rank as one of the most spectacular early Christmas presents ever. Exactly two hundred years ago, representatives of the British and American governments met in the Flemish city of Ghent to agree a Peace Treaty, ending the increasingly-misnamed War of 1812. OK, it did not mean that all the fighting was yet over: more...
It’s not hard to find studies of the connection between creativity and alcohol. It’s a connection which great minds have remarked upon for centuries. But what’s less remarked upon is a more everyday relationship — the connection between great writing and food. In The New York Review of Books, Patricia Storace reads Sandra M. Gilbert’s The Culinary […]