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Sexy Poem of the Day: “Romeo + Juliet Poem”

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

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photo: Still from Baz Luhrmann’s film, ROMEO + JULIET (20th Century Fox) Our poet-friend Mark Bibbins is the author of “The Dance of No Hard Feelings“, a prof in the graduate writing programs at The New School and Columbia, and the poetry editor of The Awl (“Be Less Stupid”), where he features one or two [...]

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25, a New Erotic-Fashion Mag

Thursday, July 5, 2012

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Model Anja Rubik’s new editorial endeavor just launched:¬†25 Magazine¬†is a high-end fashion magazine, out biannually, that’s dedicated to the erotic perspective of women. In an¬†interview with New York magazine, Rubik explained¬†the sex concept: It was bothering me how the world is nowadays ‚Äď how we approach nudity and sexuality and beauty. I thought it was [...]

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Great Music to Have Sex To: Patrick Watson

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

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photo via Flickr Or maybe we should say “great music to make love to” (if we actually used that terminology). It¬†definitely¬†works for making out to. Not frantic rip-off-each-others’-clothes sessions, but more deliberate, sensual interludes that last longer than an hour, the kind earnest teenagers in love engage in.¬†Patrick Watson, the Montreal-based band (fronted by singer-songwriter [...]

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Girls with Slingshots

Thursday, April 12, 2012

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We’re not big into comics, but apparently that’s where you have to go to find interesting, three-dimensional female characters who take center stage. Because you won’t find them in Hollywood (take¬†the Bechdel Test) or at the theater. But you will find them in Danielle Corsetto’s strip GIRLS WITH SLINGSHOTS. A reader recently tipped us off [...]

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Doonesbury Takes on State-Rape

Thursday, March 15, 2012

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This week’s Doonesbury comic¬†(in five installments over the course of the week) is taking a harsh, satirical look at how Republican legislation all across America (specifically in Texas) is undermining women’s reproductive rights — and many papers are either refusing to run it at all or else moving it to their editorial pages. The strip [...]

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A New Look for Lolita

Monday, March 12, 2012

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Lolita, such a great book. So deserving of a great cover. One blogger held a contest. Now it’s being turned into a book, with designs from both contest entrants and solicited pieces by well-known designers. Read the rest of this post on SUNfiltered  

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Switcheroo, a Clothes-Swapping Photo Project

Thursday, March 1, 2012

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photo “Mish & Colin” from the series Switcheroo by Sincerely Hana We’re not quite sure what the point is of “Sincerely Hana’s”¬†ongoing photography project called¬†Switcheroo:¬†Is it some commentary on stifling gender roles, on the power of fashion, on power dynamics in relationships…? The main thing we take away from it is that women, by far, [...]

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A Free Monologue for a New Year

Monday, January 2, 2012

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This morning our inbox had an email from¬†Mike Daisey¬†titled “A free monologue for a new year.” Daisey is the monologist, writer, director, ex-Amazon employee best known for his extemporaneous monologues. He just performed a sold-out show at Boston University’s Huntington Theatre on New Year’s Eve as part of Boston’s First Night festivities. What caught our [...]

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Fucking James Franco

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

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photo via Flickr Kickstarter.com is a funding platform for music,¬†film,¬†art,¬†technology,¬†design,¬†food,¬†publishing¬†and other creative projects. If a project doesn’t reach its stated funding goal before time runs out, no money changes hands. One art project that just met its $2000 goal before its closing date this coming Saturday thanks to¬†over 100 backers is “Fucking James Franco,” a [...]

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Live Human Birth: You Never Saw This at the County Fair

Thursday, October 13, 2011

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A few weeks back we found ourselves at a county fair witnessing the live birth of a calf (as one does). It was equal parts fascinating, horrifying and beautiful and reminded us of exactly how animalistic the human birth experience can be (and vice versa). Though where humans get forceps or perhaps a c-section when [...]

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