​Your Partner Knows When You're Faking That Orgasm

Welp, the jig is up. All the hard work you've poured into "studying" up and making your sexy moanin' and groanin' sound as authentic as possible is for nought. It turns out, people are much better at reading their sexual partners and their satisfaction than popular culture would have us believe. Not that that's a… » 4/15/14 3:15pm 4/15/14 3:15pm

You Can Be Enjoying ONE, TWO -- TWO Kinds of Orgasms, HA HA HA

How many types of orgasms do you think a woman's downstairs business can achieve? One? Two? A THOUSAND? Well, there's actually been a fair share of debate about it in the scientific community, with some arguing that two types are possible (one through vaginal stimulation and the other through clitoral) and others… » 3/12/14 8:30pm 3/12/14 8:30pm

Videos of Subwoofers Making Women Orgasm Are Surprisingly Popular

If a person moseys over to YouTube and searches "subwoofer orgasm," a surprising number of results come up. A shocking number, really. Turns out, there's an entire subgenre of YouTube videos featuring women who are so overcome by the vibrations created by the loud bass that they have no choice but to have incredible… » 2/04/14 5:10pm 2/04/14 5:10pm

Uh, What the Hell Is a Third-Level Orgasm?

Obviously, I'm aware of orgasms. I know there are different kinds. There are the orgasms other people give you, and the orgasms you give yourself. There are the varying delivery methods of orgasms, involving actual people parts or vibrating substitutes. There are the ones that sneak up on you, and the ones you have to… » 1/22/14 1:40pm 1/22/14 1:40pm

Watch a Bunch of Women Fake Orgasms in Public Just 'Cause

Improv Everywhere, those pranksters who are always trying to appease the god of viral videos, commandeered Katz’s Deli to recreate the scene in When Harry Met Sally where Meg Ryan is all "OOOOH OOOH OMG OMG OMG" and then just eats her salad like her rude-ass didn't just fake a super loud orgasm in the middle of a… » 11/13/13 11:00pm 11/13/13 11:00pm

Orgasms Happen During Childbirth, but Only in France (Obviously)

Back in 2008 when the innocence of youth was sullied by the banking crisis, the Are You Afraid of the Dark? of investigative journalism shows, 20/20, aired parts of a documentary called Orgasmic Birth: The Best-Kept Secret, sparking a firestorm of internet commenting controversy. Orgasms during birth? You mean, yet… » 6/09/13 6:00pm 6/09/13 6:00pm

Terrifying-Sounding G-Spot Injection Claims It's Like Adderall For Your…

The G-Shot, a surgical procedure available at medical centers across the nation, temporarily augments your (oft-debated) G-spot (the founders obviously lie in the "it exists!" camp) with collagen, allegedly engorging it to the size of a quarter and prompting spasms of orgasmic delight that, frankly, sound terrifying. » 10/22/12 6:30pm 10/22/12 6:30pm

A Cupcake Is Never Just a Cupcake: The Psycho-Sexuality of a Twee Treat

Cupcakes are not new. Cupcakes have been around the block. Cupcakes have been declared the "it" treat for years, both "recession proof" and simultaneously "over." Yet cupcakes persist, now more than ever. And cupcakes are no longer just a delicious bite of sugar and frosting, cupcakes are a symbol. When you see a… » 5/18/12 3:40pm 5/18/12 3:40pm

They Found the G-Spot! No They Didn't! Yes They Did!

The eternal G-spot dispute — do women have one or don't they? — rivals the debate over the existence of God. Now, a doctor claims he's finally found the Holy Grail, although critics say his research is laughably inconclusive. Wait, haven't we heard this "news" approximately fifteen million times before? Why is our… » 4/25/12 11:30am 4/25/12 11:30am

The G-Spot Debate Has Turned Into a Vaginal Witchhunt

Oh, g-spot orgasm. The media loves telling us that we should be having you all the time. (5 ways to have a highly specific orgasm from penis sex! And 5 reasons he thinks this is sexy!) And yet the media loves these studies about how your g-spot orgasm doesn't exist. Those silly women, and their silly fake orgasms. » 4/10/12 5:30pm 4/10/12 5:30pm

The Sisterhood of the Exercise-Induced Orgasm

This old story — some women have orgasms…at the gym!!! — seems to make the rounds every couple of years, almost always with a headline like, "Hey Ladies, Finally Some Motivation to Work Out?!!!!!!!" Hyuk! But a new study from Indiana University has managed to gather some quantifiable information about women who… » 3/20/12 10:00am 3/20/12 10:00am