They Don't Eat, They Love Orgies: Meet the World's Most Romantic Moth

They arrive at sundown, as if by standing invitation. The moths come to the same woodland clearing each night in a flapping crowd, and then begins the frenzy of flirting and mating. With their dance fights, orgies, homoerotic behavior and even the occasional "aerial strike," the gold swift moth may have the most… »3/18/15 3:10pm3/18/15 3:10pm

Dear Jian Ghomeshi: Keep Your Abuse Out of My Kink

On Monday morning, I woke up to a Facebook post by Canadian radio host Jian Ghomeshi defending his so-called BDSM sex. As an experienced kinkster and professional dominatrix, I was deeply offended by his apology. For years Ghomeshi has hosted a popular CBC show, Q, and has had a prominent role as a cultural gatekeeper… »10/28/14 12:20pm10/28/14 12:20pm

Vanilla Sex: A Perfectly Fine Way to Fuck

Kinky sex is back. Again. As Laura Antoniou, author of popular erotica series The Marketplace puts it, "the mainstream media 'discovers' kinky sex every 10 years or so." This time around, the discovery has been linked to more than a few sources: Rihanna, "the Internet," smartphones, and almost inevitably, the 100… »10/15/14 9:59am10/15/14 9:59am

Cannibal Porn Is Protected by the First Amendment. But What About the Cannibal Cop?

Gilberto Valle, the infamous NYPD "cannibal cop" who was arrested by the FBI in late October for having "detailed, strategic discussions" about killing, cooking, and eating women he knew in real life, is on trial this week as the defense and prosecutors argue over the difference between fantasy and reality. What's… »2/28/13 3:00pm2/28/13 3:00pm