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Tracy Clark-Flory is a staff writer at Salon. Follow @tracyclarkflory on Twitter and Facebook.
'He Sawed Off My Hair With a Dull Knife': The Horrific Misogyny of Mixed Martial Arts Culture
Posted on: Aug 13, 2014, Source: Salon
Reports that MMA fighter Jon Koppenhaver beat his ex reveal the brutal sexism in the sport.
“I’d Go Out in Public Wearing Tight Pants to Shock People”: Life as The Man With the World’s Largest Penis
Posted on: Aug 10, 2014, Source: Salon
Jonah Falcon boasts 13.5 inches, but otherwise he’s just an average overworked American who dreams of so much more.
10 More Strange Facts About Penises
Posted on: Jul 25, 2014, Source: Salon
Fish with genitals on its head! Four-headed privates! Odd trivia about the male member.
Young Women Trading Blow Jobs for Cheap Booze? The Truth About Sexploitative Party Games
Posted on: Jul 16, 2014, Source: Salon
A teen goes viral for servicing men in a bar — all for a free drink. Why this is both shocking -- and not.
'Feminism is a Sexual Strategy': Inside the Angry Online Men’s Rights Group 'Red Pill'
Posted on: Jul 2, 2014, Source: Salon
In the "manosphere," men resent women for "withholding" sex. And the scariest part is that they're far from alone.
In Praise of the 'Beta Male'
Posted on: Jul 1, 2014, Source: Salon
Take it from me: Sensitive, nurturing, conflict-averse communicators make great partners.
Hot, Casual Sex Around the World: The Truth About "Hooking-Up"
Posted on: Jun 18, 2014, Source: Salon
The creators of the Casual Sex Project collected hookup stories from around the world. Here's what they learned.
Human-on-Dolphin Sex: Not as Weird as You Might Think
Posted on: Jun 17, 2014, Source: Salon
3 other examples of stimulating animals besides Margaret Howe Lovatt's recent admission of her work with dolphins.
From Dirty Sexts to Amazing Toys, Sex’s Radical New Golden Age
Posted on: Jun 11, 2014, Source: Salon
Tech destroying romance? No way! Not when you can do all of this with an iPhone ...
The Steamiest, Pro-Woman Sex Scenes
Posted on: Jun 5, 2014, Source: Salon
From "Blue Valentine" to "In the Cut," the most lady-powered love scenes Hollywood has to offer.
Ready, Set, Masturbate! Meet the Mastermind Behind 'International Masturbation Month'
Posted on: May 19, 2014, Source: Salon
The pioneer of self-pleasuring divulges some little known facts and techniques.
Insatiable: Meet the Woman Who Loves Doing Porn
Posted on: May 14, 2014, Source: Salon
The porn star talks about her memoir, smoking crack in BDSM dungeons, and why she's smitten with her work.
Why Don't Women Know What Men Find Attractive?
Posted on: Apr 28, 2014, Source: Salon
Considering how much time we spend thinking about the opposite sex and their desires, we stink at predicting them.
Is Porn Addictive? There's No Proof
Posted on: Feb 16, 2014, Source: Salon
The author of a new study on "porn addiction" talks about why the concept is all wrong.
The Truth about Sex and Equality
Posted on: Feb 9, 2014, Source: Salon
A New York Times Magazine story argues that parity squelches marital desire. It's not so simple.
Top 10 Reasons Sex Is Good for You
Posted on: Jan 19, 2014, Source: Salon
From making you smarter to reducing cancer risk, boning does more than make you feel good.
Will the Future of Porn be $42K Webcam Shows?
Posted on: Jan 10, 2014, Source: Salon
OK, probably not. But Kink's sale of a one-hour virtual show for five figures shows there's big money in webcams.
Who's Watching You Watch Porn?
Posted on: Dec 12, 2013, Source: Salon
Privacy experts warn that advertisers, even the NSA, could be following your visits to adult sites.
As the Motion Picture Association Cracks Down on Oral Sex, Here Are the Top 10 Hollywood Movie Scenes Depicting It
Posted on: Dec 4, 2013, Source: Salon
Time to honor the movies that have dared to go there.
The Rise of Girl-on-Girl
Posted on: Dec 1, 2013, Source: Salon
Four times as many women report having had a same-sex experience than they did two decades ago. Why?
How to Make Better Sex by Ditching Some Bad Sexual Attitudes
Posted on: Nov 15, 2013, Source: Salon
Americans still have completely destructive attitudes about sex. How can we get better at developing a healthy sexuality?
The Rise of Religion Might Be All About Sex
Posted on: Nov 8, 2013, Source: Salon
A study suggests religion might have arisen to protect certain reproductive strategies, like long-term partnership.
The 10 Strangest Facts About Penises
Posted on: Nov 3, 2013, Source: Salon
Surprising trivia about the male organ, from strange implants to (yes) size data.
9 Relationship Tips That Don't Suck
Posted on: Oct 18, 2013, Source: Salon
Forget the relationship help aisle -- this is the best marital advice the world has to offer.
Why Is Masturbation More Shocking than Sex?
Posted on: Oct 18, 2013, Source: Salon
The CW cuts a female masturbation scene from "Reign"—but leaves in the public sex.
The Best of Vine Porn
Posted on: Oct 7, 2013, Source: Salon
It may be difficult to find adult material on the app, but it's there alright -- and some of it doesn't suck
Condoms and Porn: What Now?
Posted on: Oct 1, 2013, Source: Salon
The debate over rubbers has heated up again with new HIV cases. Let's return to the question that matters most.
10 Best Pieces of Porn on Reddit
Posted on: Sep 16, 2013, Source: Salon
Here are 10 subreddits that reflect the range of what good porn can be — sexy, educational, hilarious and, sometimes, just really weird.
Sexy Teacher Fantasies Are Not Reality
Posted on: Sep 12, 2013, Source: Salon
Tales of female teachers "seducing" male students are in the news again. Why are we so taken by these rarities?
New App Gives Women Instant Access to Casual Sex—Will They Use It?
Posted on: Aug 25, 2013, Source: Salon
Pure, a location-based mobile service is a new tool for women who want to hook up.
NYT Wonders Why Millions of Women Enjoy Having Virtual Sex—Here's Why
Posted on: Aug 4, 2013, Source: Salon
That's the question posed this week by a judgmental New York Times Op-Ed. We set out to answer it.
Posted on: Jul 28, 2013, Source: Salon
Paging Anthony Weiner: Some manage to have Internet flings without the lies—and with their partner's permission.
O.K., So Anthony Weiner Has Problems with Monogamy. Does that Disqualify Him from Holding Public Office?
Posted on: Jul 24, 2013, Source: Salon
A contrarian view of Weiner-gate 2.
I Was Supposed to End Up Alone, According to the Peddlers of the Dangers of Hookup Culture -- They Were Wrong
Posted on: Jul 23, 2013, Source: Salon
I spent my 20s worried about my lovelife. I shouldn't have, and you shouldn't either.
A Memoir of Female Lust
Posted on: Jul 16, 2013, Source: Salon
Katherine Angel bares all in a strikingly honest book about women's desire, and her own sexuality.
5 Pieces of Advice for Maintaining a Monogamous Relationship Without Going Crazy or Dying of Boredom
Posted on: Jul 14, 2013, Source: Salon
Many claim to have the secret to lasting passion -- but who has it right?
How Big Is the Average Penis? You Might Be Surprised
Posted on: Jul 12, 2013, Source: Salon
A study tries to find the real answer to that question and discovers men have been telling the truth all along.
Teen Gets Jailed, Registered as Sex Offender for Having Sex with a Female While 'Pretending' to Be a Boy
Posted on: Jul 9, 2013, Source: Salon
Does gender matter when it comes to sexual consent?
New Site Aims to Be Kickstarter for Porn
Posted on: Jul 6, 2013, Source: Salon
What does the launch of yet another adult crowdsourcing site mean for the porn industry?
I Signed Up for 5 Sex Toy and Lingerie Mail Subscriptions -- It Was a Little Bit Sexy, and a Whole Lot of Yucky
Posted on: Jun 30, 2013, Source: Salon
Probably not the best way to spice things up in the bedroom.
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