What Former Sluts Tell Their Daughters About Sex

You're a mom. You've had a daughter. You want to tell her the truth about sex. You yourself were "promiscuous" back in the day (or maybe still are, whatever that means). What to do? So inquired a recent online thread that highlights some interesting ideas about how we talk to girls about sexuality, including our own. » 9/15/14 4:00pm Monday 4:00pm

Women Are Hard Wired To Feel Bad About Being Sluts, Says Suspect Study

A new study claims that women are HARD WIRED regret casual sex whereas men are HARD WIRED to think random sex is great. This isn't because civilizations place high value on controlling female sexuality and humans are social creatures with an aversion to ostracization; this is because of SCIENCE. HARD WIRED SCIENCE. » 11/26/13 7:00pm 11/26/13 7:00pm

Court Allows Single-Sex Dorms To Continue The Fight Against Female…

A complaint that alleges that Catholic University's reversion back to single sex dorms constitutes discrimination has been dismissed by a DC human rights council. Over protests of the student body and some faculty members, university residences will now begin splitting up men and women, which means that the window for… » 12/01/11 12:10pm 12/01/11 12:10pm

Did Someone Forget To Tell Jessica Cutler She's Not Allowed To Be Happy?

Where have I heard this before? Ever since word came out that former Washingtonienne and author Jessica Cutler became engaged, there have been a lot of people — mostly those who know nothing more than she had a bunch of sex with people and wrote about it — who have openly shit on her happiness. Interestingly, many of… » 11/28/08 3:00pm 11/28/08 3:00pm

Sluts: They're Not Whores, They're Just Friendly!

Is it possible that I'm slutty because I'm...a good, kind person? Absolutely, say scientists at Villanova and Rutgers Universities studying the interpersonal "meaning" of promiscuity. Charting personality traits against the number of sexual partners, Patrick and Charlotte Markey, who headed up the study, found that… » 10/09/07 10:30am 10/09/07 10:30am

The Days May Be Different But The News Stays The Same

  • Have you heard? This 26-year-old woman — 9 months pregnant — has been missing for almost a week. Are you as sick and tired of hearing about abducted and assaulted young women and girls as we are? [CNN]
  • The fewer female relatives a woman has, the more likely she is to contract a certain type of breast cancer. [ABC]
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