Monthly Archives: April 2014

Last night I watched Iron Man 2, (having a bit of a Marvel moment) and despite RDJ’s sarcastic prowess and the awesome-ness of Mickey Rourke’s Russian accent and hair, something really pissed me off; the way in which the women … Continue reading

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Somewhere along the line, in between leg warmers and The Spice Girls, blow jobs stopped being taboo. We now have a whole generation of people who see oral sex as nicely nestled in between a hand job and doggy style. … Continue reading

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‘I don’t think I liked that very much’ said Natalia after Adam had made her awkwardly walk on all fours across his apartment, gone down on her from behind without her permission and then finished up all over her chest. … Continue reading

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I have this ‘friend’, who, one night at university ended up in bed with a long haired Philosophy student who, despite his best efforts just couldn’t finish. He tried, and tried (and tried) – maybe it was the four £2 … Continue reading

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Alanis Morissette once sang  ‘my brothers never went blind for what they did, but I may as well have’ which pretty much sums up some attitudes towards female masturbation. Men are sexual, it’s alright for them to spend hours locked away … Continue reading

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Oh how the internet loves a photo-shop scandal. Out takes from a Lady Gaga/Versace ad have been leaked online and everyone has been rushing in to slag off Gaga’s pre touched up face. Heaven forbid a woman have pores and … Continue reading

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It used to be tits that got the boys hot under the collar. Magazines would be full of tips to maximise your cleavage – sweep some bronzer in between your breasts to make them look fuller, weight exercises to boost … Continue reading

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  Someone recently sent me a message about body shaming. Great, I thought! I love hearing other people’s opinions about topics I’m passionate about! However, this person suggested that because I was body confident, it was somehow ‘unfair’ and ‘inappropriate’ … Continue reading

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I love this video so, so much. It is frustrating that it took subverting traditional sexism and making it accessible to get sexism noticed but it’s brilliant. It’s clever, funny and really hits home the subtle, and brick to the … Continue reading

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When I told my friend that I was writing about pubic hair today, she said ‘babe, no. It’s the last frontier.’ It got me thinking, is our down there ‘do still so taboo? 80’s big ‘fro, nineties landing strip, noughties … Continue reading

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Urgh, my gag reflex took a battering today with this gem of an article in the Daily Mail. ‘The 60-something’s who look half their age from behind… and they’re ready to reveal how they’ve maintained a youthful rear view.’ The … Continue reading

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  I was going to title this post ‘me, my selfie and I’ but I thought that was a pun too far, even for me. I am a contradictory bag of opinions about selfies – on the one hand, I … Continue reading

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