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Oh Joy Sex Toy: Why Do You Love Packing?

In her weekly comic exploring sexuality, artist Erika Moen explains why she sometimes likes to “pack” a sculpted cock and balls.  Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: What I Learned from "Girl Sex 101"

Oh Joy Sex Toy is a weekly comics series that graphically explores sex and sexuality. This week, Erika Moen reviews the new book “Girl Sex 101.” Read more »

Confronting Teen Sexuality in "The Diary of a Teenage Girl"

The film is an excellent adaptation of the graphic novel by legendary underground comix artist Phoebe Gloeckner. Read more »

In "Magic Mike XXL," the Star of the Show is Women's Pleasure

I’m a movie-lover, and I especially enjoy going to movies in the theater with my girlfriends. Read more »

In "The Overnight," a Mainstream Film Dabbles in Non-Monogamy

What happens when non-monogamy is explored in an open, non-judgemental environment? New film The Overnight gives us a glimpse. Read more »

Adult Industry Professionals Weigh in on "Hot Girls Wanted"

In the trailer for Hot Girls Wanted, a young, aspiring porn star peruses her options.  Hot Girls Wanted is one of the most-talked-about documentaries of 2015, thanks in no small part to the... Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: OMG, It's HPV

Oh Joy Sex Toy is a weekly comics series that graphically explores sex and sexuality. This week, Erika Moen explains the basics of HPV.  Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: The New Magic Wand

Oh Joy Sex Toy is a weekly comics series that graphically explores sex  and sexuality. This week, Erika Moen reviews the revamped Magic Wand vibrator.  Read more »

Say Hello to the Nikita, a Gun-Shaped Dildo

Artist Nika Cherrelle and her creation: The Nikita sex toy. Photos by Stela Furtado.  The Nikita, designed by artist Nika Cherrelle, is a pistol-shaped six-inch silicone dildo and vibrating sleeve. As Cherrelle says, “It’s a gun that shoots orgasms.” Read more »

Three Surgeons General Speak Out Against Abstinence-Only Sex-Ed

Three former Surgeons General banded together for a common cause this week: supporting sex education. Read more »

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The Dramatic History of American Sex-Ed Films

In 1948, in a seventh grade classroom in Eugene, Oregon, a teacher dimmed the lights and flipped on 16mm projector. A film called Human... Read more »

Why You Should Pay for Porn

If you’re a progressive middle-class individual, chances are you think about where your food comes from. Maybe you try to buy shoes that are... Read more »

Tina Belcher's Sexual Revolution

Tina Belcher breaks all the rules of network sitcoms. That's why she's wonderful.  Read more »

In a Bizarre 1976 Comic Book, Spider-Man Fought the Villain of Misleading Sex Education

Last week, I came across a very strange comic book: in 1976, Planned Parenthood teamed up with Marvel to publish a one-off comic in which... Read more »