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Stories by Liz Langley
Liz Langley is a freelance writer in Orlando, Fla.
The Mind-Boggling Variety of Sexual Experience
Posted on: Jun 17, 2009, Source: Liz Langley's Blog
The Best Sex Writing 2009 covers everything from virginity pledges to orgasming after a spinal chord injury.
Sex Is Natural. So Why Are So Many People So Bad at It?
Posted on: Mar 2, 2009, Source: AlterNet
The truth is, everyone can use some adult sex education.
Why Using Sex Toys, Watching Porn, and Going Green Is an Easy Fit
Posted on: Feb 12, 2009, Source: AlterNet
From pedal-powered sex toy delivery services to recycling vibrators, the adult industry has actually made going green sexy.
Hey Natalie Dylan, Here's Some Advice for Selling Your Virginity
Posted on: Jan 29, 2009, Source: AlterNet
First off, let's make sure some religious group doesn't buy it and decide to keep it intact forever.
Is America's Love Affair with Stupidity Finally Over?
Posted on: Jan 13, 2009, Source: AlterNet
Americans' embrace of the Obamas and other intelligent public figures may be part of a much-needed cultural shift.
World's Worst Job? Meet the Couple Who Clean Up After Messy Deaths
Posted on: Jan 2, 2009, Source: Orlando Weekly
One couple have built a business helping people deal with the very messy reality of death by cleaning up after murders, suicides and the like.
Top 5 Most Sexually Educational Movie Moments
Posted on: Sep 26, 2008, Source: Alice the Goon
We all need a little sex-ed -- despite what the abstinence-only crown thinks.
Art and Porn: An Interview with Editor Dian Hanson
Posted on: Aug 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet
Porn editor Dian Hanson on art and porn, censorship, the mainstreaming of pornography and her experience as a woman working in adult entertainment.
Celebrate Global Orgasm for Peace Day
Posted on: Dec 21, 2006, Source: AlterNet
In the name of peace, find a partner -- or find yourself -- and have an orgasm. Just don't fake it.
The Long Dive of a Woman's Sex Drive
Posted on: Aug 25, 2006, Source: AlterNet
A German study reports that women's sexual desire for their partners dwindles with time. What's a monogamous gal to do?
A Muse You Can Use
Posted on: Jun 1, 2006, Source: AlterNet
Sometimes you don't need someone to go to the movies with; you need someone who inspires you to make a movie of your own.
Grandma's Sex Museum
Posted on: May 18, 2006, Source: AlterNet
The 71-year-old owner of the World Erotic Art Museum can teach us a thing or two about the aesthetic of racy art.
Cybersex Grows Up
Posted on: May 4, 2006, Source: AlterNet
Physical intimacy is growing increasingly robotic. Is it just a fad, or the wave of the future?
Posted on: Apr 13, 2006, Source: AlterNet
What the heck is polyamory, and is it a legitimate way to sustain a romantic relationship?
Sex Shopping With the Red Hat Ladies
Posted on: Mar 30, 2006, Source: AlterNet
Browsing for vibrators with a chirpy group of older women offers some eye-opening reminders about aging, sex and camaraderie.
Japan's Low Mojo
Posted on: Mar 23, 2006, Source: AlterNet
According to a recent survey of 41 countries, the Japanese are having the least amounts of sex. But why?
A Wrinkle In Dating
Posted on: Mar 3, 2006, Source: AlterNet
According to Newsweek, baby boomers' love lives are, well, booming. Maybe elder dating isn't so bad after all.
Good Enough to Eat
Posted on: Feb 23, 2006, Source: AlterNet
A sex cannibal gets 200 responses to his internet ad, and I can't find a dinner date for Saturday night?
Sex Clerks' Dirty Secrets
Posted on: Feb 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet
Your friendly neighborhood adult novelty store is helping out regular folks like you -- in more meaningful ways than you might expect.
When Harry Met Larry
Posted on: Jan 25, 2006, Source: AlterNet
It's a cliche that men are loony for lesbians. So why is it taboo for women, like me, to swoon at the sight of two guys having sex?
The Ultimate Information Filter
Posted on: Dec 21, 2004, Source: AlterNet
The doom and gloom of daily news doesn't offer much good stimulation. One device takes the often inane chatter and adds a little buzz.
Posted on: Nov 12, 2004, Source: AlterNet
Ten reasons why that Bush voter you're dating is wrong, all wrong.
Posted on: Oct 28, 2004, Source: AlterNet
Florida's electoral landscape is a shape-shifter. Trying to get a bead on it is like being the lead character in 'Memento.' Whatever you knew a minute ago, just forget it. Something else is happening now. And now. And now.
Please Forgive Florida
Posted on: Sep 14, 2004, Source: AlterNet
After three hurricanes, I wonder what it is that Florida did that so offended all of nature. Whatever it is, I'm sorry.
Stepford Identity Politics
Posted on: Jun 9, 2004, Source: AlterNet
The 1975 horror flick 'The Stepford Wives' stirred that nameless fear of losing one's identity, something which any stereotypical punk, artist, or politician must understand well.
A Spiteful Spoon of Sugar
Posted on: Mar 29, 2004, Source: AlterNet
Creative types are forced to agonize over math every year at tax time. What if accountants and tax professionals were forced to discover a malfunctioning creative side every year?
Mad About You
Posted on: Mar 2, 2004, Source: AlterNet
I'm one of those people whose anger at George W and his crew is as intense as jabanero nasal spray.
Valley of the Dolls
Posted on: Feb 17, 2004, Source: AlterNet
Mattel recently announced that supercouple Ken and Barbie are splitsville. Will Cali Girl Barbie move in on Ken? Will Barbie fall prey to Blain the Australian boogie boarder's sexy accent?
Kiss and Tell
Posted on: Feb 11, 2004, Source: AlterNet
Science reveals the reasons for co-dependency, physical attraction, and staying up all night listening to Nina Simone.
LOTR Dating Manual
Posted on: Jan 26, 2004, Source: AlterNet
While others have picked up on the antiwar subtexts in Tolkien's work, I might be the first to interpret the whole trilogy as a dating manual.
Single POTUS, ISO SWF
Posted on: Dec 22, 2003, Source: AlterNet
What would it be like to date the most powerful man in the free world? If we had a single president, some lucky gal might get to find out.
Undressing Our Heroes
Posted on: Dec 11, 2003, Source: AlterNet
Figure skater Jamie Sale's sexy photo shoot shows that sometimes even 'role models' gotta have fun.
The Revolution Will Be Televised
Posted on: Nov 1, 2003, Source: AlterNet
MoveOn Voter Fund's new political advertising contest mines the creative community for ideas on how to defeat George Bush.
Queer 'Aye' for Marriage
Posted on: Aug 12, 2003, Source: AlterNet
Gays may be the only ones who could possibly take our parents' dated, broken-down, traditional lifestyle, slap it with a coat of paint and make it attractive again.
The Return of Mrs. Robinson
Posted on: Jul 15, 2003, Source: AlterNet
Demi and Ashton's very public fling shows that women's relationship freedom has increased at the same rate as our number of TV channels.
Posted on: Jun 4, 2003, Source: AlterNet
In my new political party, Anyone But Bush Again, all you have to do is vote for the one guy running against Bush who has a shot of winning.
Mad Icon Disease
Posted on: Apr 30, 2003, Source: AlterNet
A new study claims that excessive worship of celebrities is a bona fide mental disorder.
In the Mood For MoSex
Posted on: Feb 24, 2003, Source: AlterNet
My initial experience with the Museum of Sex mirrored a lot of people's initial experience with actual sex: five minutes in I was really confused.
Down and Out In Beverly Hills
Posted on: Jan 21, 2003, Source: AlterNet
Reality TV hits rock bottom with a mockery of economic hardships that even has the president of CBS apologizing.
Attack of the Clone Baby
Posted on: Jan 2, 2003, Source: AlterNet
A UFO cult called the Raelians claims to have cloned a human baby. True or not, at least it has livened up the nightly news.
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