Friday, October 25


The Stolen Ones

The underground economy of child sex trafficking, and what happens after someone is rescued from it.

Wednesday, October 16


My Life With the Thrill-Clit Cult

Investigating San Francisco’s OneTaste, which promises personal and professional success through the practice of orgasmic meditation.

Tuesday, October 15


Nights Out In a New Town

Traveling with a sex tourist to the Uzbek city of Tashkent. Excerpted from the forthcoming book If It's Monday It Must Be Madurai.

Thursday, October 10


Saturday, October 5


Cockblocked by Redistribution

A self-published author of pick-up guides visits the “pacifist nanny state” of Denmark and finds the social safety interferes with his seduction strategies.

Saturday, September 28


Risk and Romance Among NBA Groupies: An Embed’s Report

Sex in the NBA in the wake of Magic Johnson’s HIV announcement.

Friday, September 27


Friends Without Benefits

What the rapidly changing world of teenage hook-up culture means for young women.

Wednesday, September 25


The Tiger Cure

One man’s experience with a sex surrogate in gay-conversion therapy.

Sunday, September 22


Pleasures of the Fur

Adventures at a gathering of furries.

Wednesday, September 11


Beso de los Exoticos

On lucha libre’s exóticos, “wrestlers who dress in drag and kiss their rivals, never quite revealing whether the joke is on their opponents, themselves or conservative Mexican society at large.”

Saturday, August 24


Sleeping Together

A visit to Tokyo’s first co-sleeping cafe, where one can pay a set fee to sleep next to a woman in 20 minute increments, though spooning, being patted on the head, and a change of pajamas are extra.

Thursday, August 8


Lesbian Nation

On the lesbian separatists of the 1970s, who “created a shadow society devoted to living in an alternate, penisless reality.”