Spooky Sex History
Day In History
The Sex Appeal of James Bond
History of Sex Toys
"It doesn't matter
what you do in the bedroom as long as you don't do it in the street and frighten
Scrolls - Sex history and scandal
is hereditary. If your parents never had it...chances are you
& The Citadel
Beauties of the 1890s
Stunning vintage photos of 'loose women in tights' who perfected the art of the tease.
Rise of the New Burlesque
The closure of the Lord
Chamberlain's office in 1968 marked the abolition of formal censorship
in the UK theatre.
Scandal, celebrity and sex. For the history books.
Tales for Grown Ups
First off: Though these may
have candy-sweet titles, little ones are not invited. "The Night
Before Christmas" from The Furious Theatre Company and a
collection of traditional tales.
in the Making
This Is How Often Women Masturbate
Clicking the mouse. Auditioning the finger puppets.
Paddling the pink canoe. Finger painting.
Twerking, the raunchy dance move performed by Miley Cyrus at the MTV VMAs is among the new words added to the Oxford Dictionary of English.Oxford Dictionaries Online said the word, borrowed from hip hop culture, had become increasingly visible in the past 12 months.
In the 18th Century, another
term for anal sex was "navigate the windward passage".
17th century Spain, it was illegal for anyone other than a woman's
husband to see her bare feet. A woman could freely expose her
breasts, but feet were considered sexual.
"get laid" supposedly has its roots in the "Everleigh"
bordello in 1900's Chicago ("I'm going to get Everleighed
"Clinton lied. A man might forget where he parks or where
he lives, but he never forgets oral sex, no matter how bad it is." (Barbara
During the 1920s, it was believed that
jazz music caused one to permanently lose his sexual inhibitions.
probably thinks that I'm a raving nymphomaniac, that I have an
insatiable sexual appetite, when the truth is I'd rather read a
--Madonna (1958-) US singer,
actress in Q Magazine (London), Jun 1991
Hari - 100 years
Is it the fact she danced nearly nude at a time when such behaviour
was considered beyond abominable for a woman...or is it the fact she
stayed seductive even while she sold secrets as a double agent? She
embodied the fantasy men wanted and the fantasy women wanted to be.
during the 11th to 13th centuries at which time many were killed for heresy
by the Church. These men taught birth control, that sex should be enjoyed
and that love should be considered in selecting a marriage partner.
takes a global look at sex history
"It is one of the
superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity could
be a virtue."
"The good thing about
masturbation is that you don't have to dress up for it."
5 Sexual Innovations From History