Sex Nerd matching “media”

Hey, Beautiful

Let me introduce to you the thinking girls' crumpet David Mitchell, of brain and eyes and epeolatry (uh, she said iambic pentameter-ously). It's important that you know who he is just in principle, but also because he is sand in... Continue

Beauty And The Guardian

Apparently women prefer facial masculinity as a function of national health index. Which is interesting. If you come from a rich, healthy country, you're more likely to prefer a feminine male face, whereas if you come from a poorer, lower... Continue

Porn - Good Or Bad?

For the record, because it's come up, porn doesn't cause violence against women. It's true. There's a correlation between violent porn and men who perpetrate violence against women - that is, men who are interested in violence against women are,... Continue

On Novelty

So I was driving home from my sister's last night, turning over David Mitchell's most recent column in my head. Briefly, it's about the impenetrably derivative nature of broadcast media these days, and calls for originality, novelty rather than adaptation.... Continue

Boys And The Hookup Culture

Here's what a lot of men say to me: "Well, but I think it's true that a lot of men are just after sex and they don't want relationships.... Not me - any random, non-relationship sex I've had was initiated... Continue