"...it’s a world so full of carnal conflicts of interest
and deception that only now are biologists getting to grips with all of its ins and outs, including an understanding of why human sex may be about pleasure rather than pain."[via BBC] [more inside]
Depending on one's point of view,
Orgasm (later reissued as Cave Rock) is either a ridiculously self-indulgent artifact of the '60s counterculture or an underground gem that was way ahead of its time -- and it's probably a little bit of both. The basic idea behind Cromagnon, an obscure East Coast group led by vocalists Austin Grasmere and Brian Elliot, was psychedelic rock combined with the sticks and stones of prehistoric cavemen, as well as with traces of folk-rock; it's a bizarre concept, certainly, but at times, it works.
You can hear the whole crazy album on YouTube
, or stick with the most song-like track (featuring bagpipes, tribal beats and some sort of scream-singing), Caledonia, seen here with an unofficial video
. [more inside]
Teaching Cliteracy 101: "It is a curious dilemma to observe the paradox that on the one hand the female body is the primary metaphor for sexuality, its use saturates advertising, art and the mainstream erotic imaginary. Yet, the clitoris, the true female sexual organ, is virtually invisible."
~ Artist Sophia Wallace
is using street art
and an art exhibition
that incorporates pithy slogans, 'scientific data, historical information as well as references to architecture, porn, pop culture and human rights' to make "the case for the clit"
. (Links throughout this post may be NSFW.) [more inside]
Clayton Cubitt's Hysterical Literature
is a video project where women seem to reach orgasm simply by reading a favorite passage from a book. Session 1 features alt-porn star Stoya
reading Supervert's "Necrophilia Variations
", while session 2
features Alicia reading Walt Whitman's "Leaves of Grass
". Stoya's thoughts on the project
, and Supervert's thoughts
. (all NSFW)
'Los Angeles is home to the nation’s adult novelty business, which is dominated by the Big Four: Topco, California Exotics, Pipedream, and Doc Johnson. Successful niches—leather, men’s masturbators that resemble flashlights—are mined by smaller companies, but as with any industry, owning the market is everything, and Doc Johnson is the Procter & Gamble of sex toys
. ' - LA Magazine profiles Doc Johnson
(NSFW) [more inside]
Until 2009, the human clitoris was an absolute mystery: Get ready, everybody — it's time you were brought up to speed on some important features of the female anatomy.
(possibly NSFW: some diagrams of internal anatomy) [more inside]
Me, Myself, and I:
"Coprophagia wouldn’t have fazed them at all, sodomy wouldn’t have slowed them down, incest would have actively interested them—but masturbation: please, anything but that. "
A review of Solitary Sex: A Cultural History of Masturbation
, giving a short history of masturbation throgh moral, religious and cultural lenses. [more inside]
: Photographer Julian Wolkenstein offers an app for bisecting your image and producing two symmetrical images of each distinct half. The resulting images may be uploaded to his website. It has been suggested
that bodily symmetry in humans correlates to intelligence
, orgasmic elicitation
, and perceived sexual attractiveness
. Other tools exist for playing with this particular quality: Symmetry
It may increase schadenfreude.
It's an assistant to abortifacients and it's produced by stimulating the nipples. Got a clogged lizard? Your mom used it to turn off your brain for your own good
. In women, it peaks at orgasm, but in men, it might be elevated throughout sex without peaking
. And what do you mean "social" monogamy!?
Is it the love 'em and leave 'em hormone?? Well, it's NOT Vasopressin For Her, contrary to what some people think
Is it an impedance to feminism
? Could it be the key to treating Autism
? Ism... ism... jism? YEP. It's in the jism
! Its synthesis was the end of A Trail of Sulfa Research
, and its master was awarded the Nobel Prize
. (Chemistry, not Peace.) You can scent your loveletters with it
, but sorry, peaches... you can't huff a good cuddle, but you might like to huff while you cuddle. Previously.
If you want a vaginal orgasm, according to a new study size does matter
. But is there a hidden agenda behind the study? [more inside]
Too Lazy to Masturbate
. One blogger
's ranty critique of another blogger
's snarky review
of a new book entitiled "Thanks for Coming: One Young Woman’s Quest for an Orgasm
". [more inside]
, the Path of Masculine Power
, [parts of the site NSFW] was created by a 25 year old guy in LA, who put together his ideas on dating and life advice. The site has a number of his articles on various topics that might be interesting to both men and women such as Are Any of These 5 Energy Vampires Draining Your Life
? There are also informative links to Female Orgasm Mastery
with explicit instructions on how to stimulate the G-Spot
[NSFW], definitely [more inside]
is World Orgasm Day. "WHY? To effect positive change in the energy field of the Earth through input of the largest possible instantaneous surge of human biological, mental and spiritual energy."
Is it "Viagra for women,"
or merely a placebo for women who want more orgasms?
, a little collagen injected into a sensitive place, is gaining more attention.
It's not just weary working moms looking for a recharge. When a 19-year-old coed decides it's the answer to stop faking orgasms
, how much longer before it's as ubiquitous as the little blue pill?
Only 35 days left until the Global Orgasm
. Remember that you're doing it for Peace On Earth or Purity Of Essence or Projection Of Energy or whatever. Don't forget to visit the GlobalO Blog
for more information.
Orgasm or excellent marinara? NSFW,
if the first word didn't tip you off. [via]
Researchers have found that prolonged concentration on a difficult task actually switches off a person's self awareness
. Fancy experiencing this sensation for yourself
? That would be an oxymoron in existence. Just lay back and let the orgasm take hold
Stimulating the male G-spot: The medically researched and designed Aneros
was originally created to safely and effectively massage the prostate, relieve congested prostate fluid, and promote general prostate health. It is anatomically tailored to the male body. When it was initially released, the Aneros worked like designed and greatly improved the quality of lives for many of our customers. However, in addition to reporting improved prostate health, many of our users reported experiencing unbelievable orgasms and unique pleasure
that, while different from a traditional penile orgasm, could only be described as "orgasmic."
And the best thing is, you don't have to charge any batteries neither do you have to use your hands. It's completely sphincter operated!
You can also just put it on your mantle piece and call it modern art. [Links might be NSFW, but no naked pictures]
"Facettes de la petit mort"
Yes, it's erotic but it doesn't feel
like porn. Or does it? (NSFW)
The story of Ohh!
For men it is quick, easy and essential for reproduction. For women, it is slow, difficult and purely for pleasure. Yet despite such differences, it brings the sexes together and is the basis of the monogamy that distinguishes us from other animals. In his new book, Jonathan Margolis examines the phenomenon of the orgasm
Simulatore di Orgasmi
Italian Orgasm Simulator. NSFW
How Male and Female Orgasms Differ
(maybe not SFW). Just a little Friday fun.
For that special someone.
Kinda/sorta nsfw and/or offensive.Via Bifurcated Rivets.Again.(flash?)
"Documenting the orgasm": An interview with Annie Sprinkle
: "I have a vision for the future where all the necessary sex education will be available for everyone; there will be no more need for abortion, no more sexually transmitted diseases. No one will ever go hungry for sex because there will be sex kitchens all over town serving sex instead of soup."
guy who'll be pretty popular with the ladies: Italian man refuses to stop shtupping woman -- whom he'd just met -- in pool, until she has an orgasm
It's that month of the year again; read
about it, do the quiz
, talk and think about it at various events
, earn some money
for a cause. Or join
in: the fun should be well underway in about 7 hours. (All links NSFW. I wonder why. Do you wonder why?)
IF man could come
this long... (via A&L
Come for a cause! Have friends and strangers sponsor you per minute of self-pleasuring. Pick up a Sponsorship Form
Whoa! What was that?
Did you hear something?