Posts tagged "fifty shades"

“Fifty Shades” Has Turned Into A Real-Life Sexual Assault

The kink community’s warnings about “Fifty Shades of Grey”’s poor demonstration of what consent looks like in BDSM has turned out not to just be paranoid speculation: A student at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Mohammad Hossain, has been charged with sexual assault following an incident in which he claimed to be “re-enacting scene…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 24, 2015

Christian Grey Stocks His BDSM Kit In New “Fifty Shades” Scene

I am the only person on staff at The Frisky who actually kind of sort of cares about seeing "Fifty Shades of Grey," despite the incredible likelihood that it will be a total piece of shit considering the book series upon which it was based was born out of "Twilight" fanfic. What can I say,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 2, 2015

Watch Old People React To The “Fifty Shades Of Grey” Trailer, Read Scenes From Book

Warning: What you are about to see is equal parts hilarious and uncomfortable. YouTubers The Fine Bros have corralled a bunch of elders and forced them to watch the trailer for "Fifty Shades of Grey," which left some squeamish and others completely intrigued. My favorite commentator is the lady who refers to the movie subject…

By: Katie Oldenburg / September 16, 2014

“Fifty Shades Of Grey” Spoilers: Official Chocolate For Film Release — Tie Up Your Taste Buds!

"Fifty Shades of Grey" is an international phenomenon. Author E.L. James created a perfect guilty secret in the form of the titular Christian Grey and his sex-mate Anastasia Steele. Hollywood scooped up the book trilogy and created a neo-erotic “9½ Weeks” starring Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson as Christian and Anastasia. Frenetic fans will have…

By: Celeb Dirty Laundry / September 8, 2014

Study: “Fifty Shades” Readers Are Slutty Binge Drinkers With Eating Disorders & Abusive Partners

Today in Things That Make Me Want To Scream "CORRELATION DOES NOT EQUAL CAUSATION!" And Beat My Head Against The Wall: Last year, a study out of Michigan State University found that the erotic BDSM trilogy Fifty Shades Of Grey "perpetuates" abusive relationships. Now, another study from the same professor at MSU claims young women who read…

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 22, 2014

50 Shades Of Smut: Confessions Of A Fanfiction Reader

Fifty Shades of Grey. From entertainment sites to the morning news, everyone has something to say about the hot, new erotic series. It’s been called “mommy porn” by the New York Times, and sits atop their bestsellers’ list, currently at #1, #2, and #4 amongst combined print and e-book fiction. It seems like everyone ha…

By: Avital Norman Nathman / April 5, 2012

Casting “Fifty Shades Of Grey” With Actors We Wish Would Do Gratuitous Hardcore Sex On Screen

This weekend, I read approximately 600 pages of the dirty smutty smut smut called Fifty Shades of Grey. I'm currently almost to the end of the second book in the trilogy and was up till 2 a.m. because I couldn't wait to find out what would happen next in the Red Room of Pain. Give…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 19, 2012

Fifty Shades: The “Mommy Porn” Book That’s Sweeping The Suburbs

What are moms reading in the carpool lane these days? Well, it’s not The Help. It’s a new trilogy called Fifty Shades, it’s notorious for its sex scenes, and it seems like every mother with a blog account is raving about it… “In case you’re wondering why every suburban housewife from Philadelphia to Connecticut has bee…

By: Chiara Atik / March 4, 2012