Women Have A Complex Relationship With Porn

Pornography is a complex issue for feminists, coming as it does [heh] at the intersection of sexuality, exploitation, morality and personal choice. Some women are pro-, some are anti- and most of us are a combination thereof. Given the current widespread public perception of political feminists as humorless, sexless… » 7/01/08 2:00pm 7/01/08 2:00pm

Possibly-Fake 13-Year-Old Seduces Prostitutes With Fake World Of…

That kids today are exposed to massive amounts of porn and heavily porn-influenced content at impossibly tender ages is an unavoidable fact. Parents and teachers and the whole "Village Thing" can do a certain amount to censor and filter and limit this, but a part of me thinks that all young men should just start… » 5/13/08 1:30pm 5/13/08 1:30pm

Sports Illustrated V. New York: Which Is Smuttier?

When it comes to the whole "What is porn" debate I generally apply the old "I know it when I see it" saw. So when two respected mainstream magazines were recently accused of peddling "filth" I stumbled drunkenly to newsstands to apply the litmus test. And...um...I dunno? Upon rigorous scrutiny, I can only determine… » 2/20/08 2:20pm 2/20/08 2:20pm