Sexual Politics

...is apparently not allowed on Southwest Airlines. (Source) It is allowed, and encouraged, on The Legal Satyricon. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s6bpOd0Qn_0]...

By Tatiana von Tauber [caption id="attachment_12109" align="aligncenter" width="450" caption="Ruth Orkin's "American Girl in Italy""][/caption] Recognize this photo? Ruth Orkin photographed it in the early 50's after meeting another young woman, Ninalee Craig (the model) in Italy while traveling solo.  Together they attempted to capture the experience of traveling alone in Italy.  Some have claimed this...

By J. DeVoy Imagine if there was an online database of killers, child abusers, bigots, rapists and liars - and they were all women.  Now there is!  Register-Her.com, a project started by Paul Elam, a men's rights activist and contributor to The Spearhead, uses a wiki-style webpage to consolidate locally and...

By Marc Randazza Following a three-month-long investigation of Theresa and Warren Taylor - Theresa being better known as "Kimberly Kupps" - the Polk County sheriff arrested them both on charges of promotion and distribution of obscene material.  The crime?  Creating pornography in their own home, then selling it both on their...

Utah, apparently a hotbed of prostitution, appears to have had some trouble enforcing its anti-solictitation laws. Under Utah law, "solicitation" is defined as follows: 76-10-1313. Sexual solicitation (1) A person is guilty of sexual solicitation when: (a) he offers or agrees to commit any sexual activity with another person for a fee;...

By Chad Belville, Guest Satyriconista Iowa, a square state in the Heartland, is one of the few states in the US that allows any two adults of legal age to marry, regardless of gender. Unlike every other state where Supreme Courts found that government should legally recognize the unions of...

[caption id="attachment_1894" align="alignright" width="93" caption="Please can't global warming melt the ice caps a little faster? "][/caption] I'm the first to admit that Phillip Greaves is not the most sympathetic figure in America. Greaves wrote "The Pedophile's Guide," which was originally for sale on Amazon.com before the online retailer bowed...

[caption id="attachment_10934" align="alignright" width="139" caption="You think you can distract ME, you MAGGOT?"][/caption]General James Amos, the commandant of the Marine Corps said that allowing gays to openly serve in the military would "pose a distraction" and cause more battlefield casualties. (source) Huh? Seriously? Does this guy think that a gay soldier...

by Charles Platt I'm slightly stunned to learn that Bob Guccione died ten days ago. Why would I care? Because he was an idiot-savant of the sexual revolution who also launched Omni magazine, a bastard mix of science fiction and science. It spawned a slew of imitators, including Discover, which I...

By J. DeVoy Troubling news from Britain, America's canary in the coalmine and a target of immense reverence from college students who lived there - in a nice part of town, with other Americans - while studying abroad.  From a Spectator article arguing for the complete end of DNA paternity testing: At...