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5 Ridiculous Sex Myths From History (You Probably Believe)

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Conventional wisdom suggests that couples from the Victorian age were prudes. However, evidence suggests there was just as much interest in sex then as now.
Conventional wisdom suggests that couples from the Victorian age were prudes. However, evidence suggests there was just as much interest in sex then as now.

Since the sexual revolution of the '60s, we tend to think that sexuality from the Baby Boomers back to the beginning of time was a long history of repressed urges, prudish fundamentalist restrictions and brutal rape politics.

But it turns out that a lot of what BBC dramas tell you about sex in history is just a fanciful cover for sex lives that didn't differ that much from our own.

Read the whole story at Cracked.com

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