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March 2010

The Marriage Disaster

This is a great opinion piece I came across to day showing the fallacy behind the “protecting the institution of marriage” used against so many groups, most pointedly gays, but also against multiple-partner marriages such as polyamory or polygamy.  As the author points-out, if the State really is interested in following some Biblical ideal of […]

The fallacy of the University of Pennsylvania’s abstinence study

Conservative Christians are hailing a “landmark” study that “finally shows that abstinence-only education works”.  This study was done by John Jemmott III, a University of Pennsylvania professor and is titled: Efficacy of a Theory-Based Abstinence-Only Intervention Over 24 Months. Blog posts about this have been all over the Internet in the last couple of weeks, all […]

Most adulterous professions

AshleyMadison.com, the dating site for married people looking to cheat (do you hear ‘Escape’ [the Pina Colada song] playing in the background? I do.) did a survey of the 1.9 million people who signed-up with them last year to see who cheats the most.  Here is their results: For Women: 1. Teachers 2. Stay-at-home Moms […]

More on the myth of monogamy

Estimates are that about 20% of couples in the United States practice some sort of consensual non-monogamy, whether it be polyamory, swinging, cuckolding, an occasional threesome or just plain having an open-relationship with permission to date and have sex with other people in one manner or another.

Kinklab’s bondage cuffs and a neat little riding crop

As part of March being BDSM Month at Va Va Voom the good the good folks over there sent me a set of KinkLab wrist and ankle Bondage Basics cuffs and a riding crop to try-out. They arrived from Va Va Voom via UPS and boxed very discretely.  Even my kids had no idea, and […]