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This week’s best sex and relationships news from all around the web.
The Peak of Pegging? Why Anal Eroticism Is Everywhere in Porn and Pop Culture
What’s behind the growing pop culture pegging trend?
In part, it’s due to the fact that pegging just so happens to be something that many men and women find to be a turn-on. So, on some level, what we’re seeing here is simply a reflection of our sexual fantasies. However, sexuality experts think the media’s fascination with pegging reveals something much deeper. Indeed, these depictions signify a seismic shift in societal views on sex and gender—a shift that has the potential to help all of us improve our sex lives. Read more …
I found myself thinking, recently, about an elevator ride after my last large breakup. Mere moments after our unceremonious uncoupling, my ex-partner and I rode to the ground in a machine. There was something interesting to me about being in such a small space with someone whom I still loved, but was no longer obligated to be in love with. Read more …
By: The Paris Review
Pegging for Politics
One night he came over while I was watching that episode of Broad City. “What’s pegging?”, he asked. Once he realized that pegging meant a woman penetrated a man's anus with a strap-on, his jaw dropped. “I’m not going to do that with you”, he announced. Read more …
LISTEN TO THIS: True Sex & Wild Love
About this episode and why you should listen to it: Regena Thomashauer — the one and only “Mama Gena” — is a radiant teacher goddess and best-selling author, mother, media personality, and founder of the School of Womanly Arts. This episode will leave you feeling more connected and inspired to fearlessly harness your full pussy power, and teach us how we can utilize that power to manifest our most joyful life.
Things Sex Therapists Want You to Know About Sex
In reality, sex is an important and often integral part of relationships for people of all ages, sexual orientations, and genders. However, whether you consider yourself sexually experienced or are exploring sex for the first time, there are certain things that everyone should know when it comes to sex, according to sex therapists. Read more …
By: The Independent
We’re Not Fucking Around: A Lack of Sleep WILL Destroy Your Sex Life
"It's pretty simple," said Laure Mintz, author of "A Tired Woman's Guide to Passionate Sex." "If you're exhausted and not getting enough sleep your sex drive is going to be extremely low." Read more …
How Male Porn-Superfans View Women, According to Relevant Research
Of course, the honest-but-unsatisfying answer is: It depends. But sometimes studying various aspects of porn consumption can change the way we think about it. Read More …
By: The Conversation
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