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Hey Klout: I'm Not a Grilled Onion Cheddar Sandwich Ho

Liz Ryan | Posted 03.06.2013 | Business
Liz Ryan

Come on, Klout. It's going to take more than a Grilled Onion Cheddar sandwich to get me on my knees, social-media-wise.

On the Merits of an Arranged Marriage

Dora Levy Mossanen | Posted 07.23.2012 | Home
Dora Levy Mossanen

Was theirs an arranged marriage? It certainly was. Were they different in every imaginable way? You bet. Yet they managed to build a relationship based on love and trust. I wonder whether that was possible only because divorce was not an option at the time.

The Strip Diary, Day Fifteen: A Las Vegas Courtesan Talks Sex, Crying Wives and Windshield Wipers

Paul Carr | Posted 06.19.2011 | Travel
Paul Carr

The Las Vegas Courtesan, an anonymous online sensation here, is everything she claims to be: blonde, young, very attractive and a real-life escort. She told me everything I wanted to know about living in Vegas and working as an escort.

High-End Prostitution: How 'Dirty Money' Complicates Notions of Women's Agency

Juliette Fretté | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Juliette Fretté

We know that prostitution will probably never go away -- and some women freely choose this option, derive great satisfaction from it, and feel significantly empowered by what they do. Are they wrong?

Call-Girls and Courtesans: Getting An Education in 2009 and 1570

Lapham's Quarterly | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lapham's Quarterly

For more on historical whores, please visit www.laphamsquarterly.org. 2009: Bestselling author and call-girl Belle du Jour, whose web diary about the...