Thursday, September 11


The Dating Game

An oral history of the Tinderverse.

Monday, September 8


Lock Up Your Wives!

Marital advice columns from the past.


A Changed Woman

A survivor of conversion therapy gets the wedding of her dreams.

Saturday, September 6


The Forsaken

On the rise in gay teens who are cast out by their families.

Saturday, August 23


Behind Claude’s Doors

Now 91, she was once the “world’s most exclusive madam.”

Sunday, August 10



A profile of Candy Barr—porn star pioneer, burlesque legend, Texas folk hero.

Wednesday, August 6


Me, Myself, and I

On the history of masturbation.

Wednesday, July 16


Scenes From My Life in Porn

Gang-bang buffet tables, deeply earnest 'Letters to the Editor,' ghost-writing Kierkegaard references into model bios in Barely Legal, and how a half-decade of reviewing porn eroded the thin line between the author's alter egos and self.

Tuesday, July 15


Sex Without Fear

The debate surrounding Truvada, the first drug approved by the FDA to prevent HIV.

Monday, May 26


The Holy Saint (and Sinner) of Sex Trafficking

Somaly Mam’s harrowing story of her own flight from sexual servitude and the stories of hundreds of girls she rescued from Cambodian brothels brought her fame and helped raise millions for her non-profit. Does it matter if none or few of the stories are true?

Wednesday, April 16


A Star Player Accused, and a Flawed Rape Investigation

Inside the lack of an investigation into Florida State Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston.

Tuesday, April 8


Over Easy

“That educated women’s eggs are in demand is one thing, that they are willing to provide them is another.”