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February 2013

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There’s a Penis Museum in Iceland

The Icelandic Phallological Museum in Reykjavik has a collection of 283 penises “and related artifacts.” Science journalist Ferris Jabr took a tour and had the good sense to bring a camera. By the way, that’s an elephant penis you’re looking at.

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Vintage Vibrators

The Polar Cub Electric Vibrator. The Vibra King Activator. The Niagara Hand Unit. These are just a few of the fascinating precursors to the modern day vibrators you’ll find in an adult boutique. Over on Nerve, you can check out some great photos of these vintage vibes, which were once[…]Read more

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Tristan Taormino on Feminist Porn

Last week, we highlighted Sinnamon Love’s contribution to the The Feminist Porn Book: The Politics of Producing Pleasure. Now there’s a great interview on Salon with the book’s editor Tristan Taormino, discussing her experiences in the porn industry and the ongoing debates within feminism about the potential for porn. It’s worth reading. Also, check out this excerpt from[…]Read more

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The Male Birth Control You’ve Never Heard Of

Have you heard of RISUG? It’s a revolutionary birth control method for men. RISUG is an acronym for reversible inhibition of sperm under guidance; it’s a quick, relatively painless procedure developed by Indian scientist Sujoy Guha. In a traditional vasectomy, the vas deferens is severed. In Guha’s procedure, the vas deferens is[…]Read more

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Kathy Griffin Takes Her Momto The Pleasure Chest

Last Thursday, Kathy Griffin convinced her mother Maggie that The Pleasure Chest was a fancy restaurant. See what happened next in the clip above. Featured in this segment are the blowjob bib, the leather kitty hood, industrial knee pads, the Sex Kitten grey flogger and the Jackboot Paddle. The next night, Griffin[…]Read more

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Kaopan

We’re not sure if this is an actual trend or if Japan is trolling us. Today we learned the word “kaopan” which is a combination of the Japanese words “kao” meaning “face” and “pantsu” meaning panties. Kaopan is a fetish for wearing panties on your head, and RocketNews24 has the[…]Read more

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