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Confession: Top 10 Reasons I Don’t Own a Razor

Thursday, July 21, 2011


photo by Flickr Our contributor Abby Spector, who is majoring in Feminine/Gender/Sexuality Studies at Wesleyan University, confesses her love for body hair: I am not going to judge silky-smooth-shaved ladies. But here are ten reasons I do NOT own a razor And yes, this means legs, vag, and — gasp — armpit hair. Why should [...]

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Wise Guys: Is Manscaping Required These Days?

Tuesday, July 19, 2011


photo by Vladimir Istomin Advice from three of our guy friends. This week they answer the following: “Is manscaping automatically required these days for men under a certain age? And if so, what does this entail exactly?” Straight Committed Guy (Johnny): Without knowing exactly what age you mean, or whether I fall into this age [...]

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Wise Guys: Tomboy vs. Girly Girl — Who Wins?

Tuesday, June 21, 2011


photo by Americanistadechiapas Advice from three of our guy friends. This week they answer the following: “Regarding the ‚Äúguy’s girl”: Is a woman who‚Äôll shoot pool and pound a few brews automatically sexier than a girly girl?” Straight Single Guy (Chris): Let’s get this one straight once and for all. There is nothing sexier than [...]

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Wise Guys: How Do Men Feel About Tan Lines?

Wednesday, June 1, 2011


photo by Evil Erin Advice from three of our guy friends. This week they answer the following: “Do guys have an opinion on tan lines? Sexy? Cheesy? Unhealthy?” Straight Committed Guy (Johnny): Ha… tan lines. They remind me of VHS porn from the ’90′s — at which time I actually did find them hot. Now [...]

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Dear Em & Lo: Can You Explain Pubic Topiary Terminology?

Wednesday, April 13, 2011


photo by Eljay Dear Em & Lo, A friend and I disagree on pubic topiary terminology and I’m hoping you can settle this for us. I say the mohawk and the landing strip are the same thing, and the Hollywood is when you go totally bald. I also say both styles are types of Brazilians. [...]

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Should You Shave Your Legs?

Tuesday, February 15, 2011


There are idiots out there (not unlike creationists and climate change deniers) who have been sold a bill of goods and believe that the female of the species is naturally hairless, but those with their feet on the ground know that ladies can hold their own in the fur department — it’s what happens when [...]

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Comments of the Week: How to Convince Your GF You Love Her Body

Wednesday, November 17, 2010


photo by strokeskills It is going to take a very long time. It is going to take you repeatedly saying (more times than you think is necessary or reasonable, and this will only work if you are 100% genuine every single time), ‘I think you are sexy. I love you. You are so beautiful. I [...]

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The Body Deli

Monday, November 15, 2010


Out in Palm Desert, California, there’s a body-product shop called the Body Deli that’s set up like a real deli. Refrigerated cases hold many the fresh scrubs, masques, and hair products. The ‚Äúcosmetic chef‚ÄĚ mixes all the products in the store in small batches — using lots of local, organic ingredients like fresh fruits, veggies, [...]

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Comment of the Week: Real Women Don’t Have Airbrushed Labia

Wednesday, October 20, 2010


photo by robbie_jim We were surprised by how many of our readers took offense at our Wise Guys’ response to the recent question, “Do Men Care What Labia Look Like?” To our mind, the guys were basically saying, “Love what you got, most men already do, porn ideals be damned.” But apparently that message didn’t [...]

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Don’t Be a Beauty Fascist When It Comes to Dating

Thursday, September 23, 2010


Let’s imagine that you’re in a relationship with someone you really dig: they’re witty, wise beyond their years, and well versed in the ways of amore. Plus, their table manners are impeccable. And yet, you find yourself in the midst of what might be termed a moral conundrum. Your dilemma? This special someone is severely [...]

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