Posts tagged "denmark"

The Soapbox: For The Most Feminist Marriage On TV, Look To Denmark’s Drama “Borgen”

Realistic marriages have little real estate on television, and feminist marriages even less. "Mad Men" and "The Sopranos" were studies of estrangement; "Breaking Bad" of spousal abuse. On "Friends," marriage meant banishment forever on to the suburbs. Imagine my excitement, then, on chipping my way into the first DVD set of "Borgen"…
By: Janet Manley / January 31, 2014

Denmark Wants You To Have Sex With Its Women!

The Danish tourism board has taken a certain non-traditional approach with attracting visitors to their fertile shores. In this video, Karen casually searches for the tourist father of her baby. She doesn't remember his name, or really need anything from him; she simply wants to be able to identify a father for her baby. But…
By: Erica Maxwell / January 7, 2010

Sweden’s Got The World’s Most Beautiful Women

Thinking about going on a sexpedition? Well, Stockholm, Sweden, was just voted the city in the world with the most beautiful women by Traveler’s Digest. So consider yourself warned of the competition! The cuties in Copenhagen, Denmark came in a close second, and Buenos Aires, Argentina in third. Although, the entire survey seems skewed since…
By: Simcha / June 16, 2008

Divorce Is Not An Option

It's wonderful that gay couples can get married in Massachusetts, but if they break up and want to get divorced, they're kind of screwed. In Rhode Island, the top court ruled that gay people who get married in Massachusetts can't get divorced in Road Island because lawmakers there only define marriage as a union betwee…
By: Catherine Strawn / April 15, 2008

Just Lay Down And Die

Ever had sex with a guy who just lies there? Well, it's booooorrrrrrring! Who wants a lazy lover? Well, actually, female spiders do. According to researchers at the University of Aaarhus in Denmark, arachnid females are sorta natural necrophiliacs. Technically, if their male suitor just plays dead, they are twice as likely to get laid…
By: Simcha / March 25, 2008