Tag Archives: sex

Like They Do on The Discovery Channel

‘Sweet youth, Tell me why, sad and sighing, thou dost rove These pleasent realms? I pray thee speak me sooth What is thy name?’ He said, ‘My name is Love.’ Then straight the first did turn himself to me And … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk About Sex

Well. That’s a headline that catches the eye, isn’t it? Sexual orientation and gender identity are all over the news right now, and have been for… well, since ever. It’s a politically charged topic, and everyone—everyone—has an opinion on the … Continue reading

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Is Your Birth Control Contributing to the Spread of HIV?

Recent research about injectable long-acting hormone contraceptive suggests it may be increasing the risk of acquiring human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Research with scary compelling narratives always get media exposure. This research is no different. Science reporting has become a lost art, and it is no … Continue reading

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Sexism in Skepticism, or just Sex in Skepticism?

Having myself been accused of being as big a sexist bastard as anyone inside the skeptic movement (a good summary is here as well my response to it [which to find, you have to scroll down pretty far, just search … Continue reading

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