Friends with Benefits: a billion wicked thoughts

Posted on May 10, 2011 by


>>Link roundup from April’s issue of friends with benefits, or sign up here.


 The Nudie Artist: Burlesque Revived is now showing at Mosex!

The Nudie Artist features artifacts from the 1880s to the 1950s, modern works of art from burlesque photographer Leland Bobbé and artist Luma Rouge, and footage from Behind the Burly Q, a film by Leslie Zemeckis.

Check out our opening party photo gallery for a flavor of what you’ll find at the exhibition.

>>Get tickets online
>> Read about the artists
>>Photo credit: Dottie Lux by Leland Bobbé


The Atlantic reviews the “Skinimax-style exploitation” in HBO’s new fantasy series but neglects to spell-check their slang.

Observations: “Game of Thrones is set in a world in which sex is the primary means by which women can assert their power.” Uh… are we talking about the same rape scenes? “It’s worth noting that all of the sex in Game of Thrones has consisted of a man taking a woman from behind while she’s on her hands and knees.”

>>Read it in The Atlantic


We can’t wait to read A Billion Wicked Thoughts, the most comprehensive sex survey since Alfred Kinsey’s groundbreaking work in the 1950’s. But authors Ogi Ogas and Sai Gaddam trump Kinsey’s survey of 18,000 subjects with an analysis of a billion web search terms to reveal insights like the most popular search term on (“moms”). The book launches at the same time Attorney General Eric Holder shutters the Justice Department’s Obscenity Prosecution Task Force, having also noticed pornography is ubiquitous on the internet.

>>Read more in The Daily Beast


Major Lazer’s genius Pon de Floor was too sexy for YouTube but the psychedelic visuals and daggering-inspired choreography look better in Vimeo HD anyway. Happy spring!

ASK FACEBOOK:  Short penis or non-surgically elongated penis?


Man Sexually Transmits Insect-Borne Disease to Wife   –FoxNews

When found a brothel in a karaoke bar in a 5-star Hilton in China, “authorities ordered the closure of the hotel for a full week and the hotel lost its fifth star.” –USAToday 

 Coming Soon: Erection-Enhancing CondomsJezebel

Initiating Sex While Asleep? Not So Unusual. –WebMD

‘3D Sex & Zen’ Beats Out ‘Avatar’ for One-Day Hong Kong Record –HollywoodReporter

“A convicted sex offender was arrested at a Missoula-area Easter egg hunt after one of his victims recognized him there. –HuffPo

“My First Date Expectations: Dinner & drinks… maybe on my yacht…” –What’

>>Featured artwork: Draped by Leland Bobbé, on exhibit now.