Purity Balls: Ruining Young Girls One White Rose At A Time

Even the most open-minded person can see some other culture's ritual and think to herself, "Well that is just weird. And creepy. And weird." Which is how you may feel if you read the story in the New York Times about purity balls. And yes, there is a freakshow slideshow. Here's the gist of it: Grade school- to… » 5/19/08 1:00pm 5/19/08 1:00pm

Is A Hot Guy Hotter When He's Doing Your Laundry?

A story in the Times of London by Nerve sexperts Lorelei Sharkey and Emma Taylor (Em & Lo) suggests that if a man wants to get a woman "in the mood" he ought to start not by groping her — but by cleaning the house or remembering to take the recycling out. Em & Lo mention a recent book called Porn For Women, which… » 11/23/07 10:30am 11/23/07 10:30am