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Middle School Teacher Arrested For Giving Student Lap Dance In Class

Barstool Sports | Posted 04.25.2014 | Crime

An Aldine Independent School District teacher is accused of giving a middle school student a lap dance in front of other students. Court documents sho...

30 Years After Discovery of HIV Virus: The Vital Role of the Social Sciences

Kim Blankenship | Posted 06.25.2014 | Impact
Kim Blankenship

AIDS is as much a social disease as it is one determined by a virus. It is simply not possible to prevent, treat or cure it without understanding and addressing its social dimensions. For this, we need the tools of the social sciences.

Is He Gay?

Dr. Sonya Rhodes | Posted 06.24.2014 | Women
Dr. Sonya Rhodes

"What makes you think this guy might be gay?" In the last five years, I have never heard a good answer. Then I will call on common sense: "If he's gay, why in the world would he be interested in you?" I've never gotten a good answer to that one, either!

How Sex Is Changing in Cinema

Literally, Darling | Posted 06.24.2014 | Women
Literally, Darling

Like the slow shift of the female body in media, I hope to see more realistic sex when it is necessary and holds significance to the film. Too many movies incorporate sex and women's bodies without explaining the purpose of it.

One Husband's Annoying Sex Habit

Shannon Bradley-Colleary | Posted 06.24.2014 | Weddings
Shannon Bradley-Colleary

When it comes to marital sex, most of us wonder if we're normal. Are we having enough orgasms? Are we fantasizing too much, too little? Are we too small, too big, too fat, too saggy, too old? And the big one, are we having enough sex with our spouse?

Sensuality and Eroticism Part 1

Erwan Davon | Posted 06.23.2014 | San Francisco
Erwan Davon

What I want to stress today is the great opportunity of sensuality or direct sensual contact with another. Because human beings tend to be so mental they become highly erotic and direct sensual experience is minimized.

Why Boomer Women Are Hot For Erotica E-Books

Next Avenue | Julio Ojeda-Zapata | Posted 04.24.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Julio Ojeda-Zapata There's now a second sexual revolution of sorts, and it involves erotica — the written kind th...

Emily Tess Katz

How This 70-Year-Old Had A Sexual Reawakening

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 04.24.2014 | Fifty

Lynn Brown Rosenberg joined HuffPost Live on Wednesday to explain how online porn and dating sites led her to break a 15-year dry-streak and engage in...

Intelligence Is SEXY... You Sexy Feminists

Mira Veda | Posted 06.22.2014 | Women
Mira Veda

Desire or attractiveness is not objectification. Just the same, sexualization may or may not be a bad thing. We must look at intent and context and then make a true informed judgment before we challenge something that may be benign and /or potentially positive.

Tulips and Sex -- Writing As If Everyone I Know Were Dead

Barbara Falconer Newhall | Posted 06.21.2014 | Women
Barbara Falconer Newhall

I want to write about tulips today. I don't want to write about sex. The trouble is, for me, writing about tulips means writing about sex: Something a...

How Not to Get Laid

Susan Rosenzweig | Posted 06.21.2014 | Women
Susan Rosenzweig

Honestly, the whole slacker/hipster, just rolled out of bed, not trying look is completely lost on me. I like my men to look like men, not perpetual 10th graders.

9 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Filing For Divorce

Winifred M. Reilly | Posted 06.21.2014 | Divorce
Winifred M. Reilly

None of us gets married thinking that five, ten, even twenty years down the line we'd be so frustrated or miserable that we'd be considering divorce. ...

Marla Mase's Half-Life: In the Act of Becoming Herself

Marcel Hidalgo | Posted 06.21.2014 | Arts
Marcel Hidalgo

Words are a big thing for Marla Mase. For her, music counterbalances and complements the vignettes that swirl around in her head. The brief accounts of fear, the blues, anxiety or the hope -- these are the themes that drive her.

Writing Sex Scenes for the Non-Genre Novelist

Warren Adler | Posted 06.08.2014 | Books
Warren Adler

For mainstream, non-genre novelists, writing sex scenes into a story line poses some serious questions. Unlike pornography, which is intended to arous...

Affirmations for the Married Alpha

Dr. Sonya Rhodes | Posted 06.17.2014 | Women
Dr. Sonya Rhodes

It's 2014. These days, more women and men view the egalitarian marriage -- in which partners share the work at home -- as a goal for themselves.

6 Ways To Bring The Sexy Back To A Stale Marriage

Terry Gaspard, MSW, LICSW | Posted 06.17.2014 | Divorce
Terry Gaspard, MSW, LICSW

Let's face it, when we fall in love and commit to someone, we have high hopes that we'll feel blissful and excited by him or her indefinitely. This leads to unrealistic expectations and disappointment when the passion dies down.

Boys in Chairs: Body Image, Boyfriends, Sexuality and Self-Image -- What It's Like to Be Inside Our Intersectionality

Andrew Morrison-Gurza | Posted 06.17.2014 | Gay Voices
Andrew Morrison-Gurza

To our potential suitors: Please remember that we too are often scared of how you'll react to our disabilities, and we are constantly dealing with the echoes of systemic oppression.

Proof That 'Orange' Is The New Sexy

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 04.17.2014 | TV

It looks like "Orange" is bringing sexy black. (Nailed it.) "Orange is the New Black" showrunner Jenji Kohan spoke at the Hollywood Radio and Telev...

These Are The Four States Where Blowjobs Are Illegal But Necrophilia Isn't

BroBible | Posted 04.17.2014 | Weird News

This week, the Louisiana state legislature voted down a bill that would repeal the state’s longstanding ban on sodomy. Of course, the Supreme Court ...

Military Sexual Trauma Survivor Says NO MORE

Marcel Edwards | Posted 06.17.2014 | Women
Marcel Edwards

Like many military members who survive a sexual assault, the process of reporting the rape and seeking some justice was a long, despairing and ultimately fruitless effort.

Fear Not the Hipster Beard; It Too Shall Pass

Rob Brooks | Posted 06.16.2014 | Science
Rob Brooks

If you haven't been outdoors in a few years, you might not have noticed that beards are back. Why are beards sprouting from the unlikeliest faces? And is there anything that might make them stop?

The Disappointment of Modern Sex

Zoe Strimpel | Posted 06.15.2014 | Women
Zoe Strimpel

A few hours later, my parents, Simon and I were having tea and some Linzertorte. Suddenly Simon said, "Oh God, here we go."

Let's Get Men and Boys off the Sidelines

Juliana Carlson | Posted 06.15.2014 | College
Juliana Carlson

It may seem intuitive that ending violence, and particularly violence against women and girls (VAW), requires the commitment of all community members.

It Really Takes a Village to Make Culture Change

Chai Shenoy | Posted 06.14.2014 | DC
Chai Shenoy

In February 2012, my small village of individuals in Washington, DC came to Pennsylvania Avenue and testified in front of the Council of the District of Columbia that they had been sexually harassed or assaulted on a bus or metro train of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA), the area's public transportation agency.

Sex of 'Thrones'

Huffington Post | Matthew Rappaport | Posted 04.18.2014 | TV

Sex doesn't usually spoil your mood, but if you haven't seen the first three seasons of HBO's "Game of Thrones," you might want to cover your eyes unt...