Posts tagged "sexuality"

4 Things To Know About Being “Mostly Heterosexual”

Most of you have probably heard of the Kinsey Scale — a measure from zero (100 percent hetero) to six (100 percent gay) that determines a person’s perceived sexual orientation.

Ami Angelowicz | October 2, 2013 - 10:00 am

Frisky Q&A: The Ladies Behind The Unbound Box

We get lots of sex toys sent to us at The Frisky’s office. Like, lining-the-bookshelves lots.  Don’t get us wrong: we’ll never say no to a new vibrator or free…

Jessica Wakeman | September 23, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Watch The Trailer For Cannes Winner “Blue Is The Warmest Color”

The Palme d’Or is the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival each year, presented to the director of the best feature film. Past honorees have included such notable…

Rachel Krause | September 21, 2013 - 2:00 pm

The Sworn Virgins of Albania Live Celibate, Gender-Bending Lives

The “burneshas” live in the mountain villages in the hinterland of Albania — they’re women who’ve lived their entire lives as men, forgoing sex in the process.


Julie Gerstein | August 25, 2013 - 9:00 am

Amber Heard Is Not “Ashamed” To Be Bisexual

Amber Heard is notoriously private about her personal life — especially when it comes to dating Johnny Depp. Nevertheless, she in no way regrets her decision to come out publicly…

Celebuzz | August 17, 2013 - 9:30 am

Andre Leon Talley Won’t Dip His Quill In The Company Ink

“No, no, no. I was just into my magazines and the drawings. I had a very strict upbringing, almost puritanical. I lived there all the way through college. I was…

Julie Gerstein | August 10, 2013 - 10:00 am

True Story: I Transitioned From Female To Male

As told to Lauren Gitlin.

It was always kind of under the surface, this idea that I wasn’t quite comfortable with my body. I remember looking at this…

Roman Rimer | July 30, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Skepchick Vs. STFU, Parents: Faceoff Over The Royal Baby’s Sex And Gender

Four days ago, a royal child entered the world in a hospital wing in London. It didn’t take long for bloggers across the pond to start fighting about it.

Jessica Wakeman | July 25, 2013 - 3:30 pm

Watch This: When Did You Choose To Be Straight?

This video has been around for a few years, but it’s making the rounds again and I think it’s always worth watching–and thinking about. The premise? An interviewer asks a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 9, 2013 - 2:20 pm

8 Crappy Ways A Masturbation Session Can Be Interrupted

There I was, minding my own (lady-)business, happily masturbating with my Laya Spot, when the cat hopped up on the bed. He rubbed against my leg, purred, made eye contact with…

Jessica Wakeman | May 7, 2013 - 11:01 am

“Felt” Is Sex Therapy With Puppets

Everything is better with puppets, especially other people’s sex therapy sessions. Tonight on LOGO TV is the debut of “Felt,” a reality show that explores real people’s sex therapy sessions…

Jessica Wakeman | May 6, 2013 - 3:20 pm

HIV-Positive? You Probably Don’t Want To Be In Kansas Anymore

My college best friend and I coined the term “bipolar week.”  It was used to describe a week filled with both overwhelmingly amazing events and truly terrible moments: winning a…

Sarah Gray | March 29, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Chicken Is Making Kids Gay, Says Lingerie Model Natalia Paris

“Seven, eight, nine and 10-year-old children [who are eating chicken] are having their feminine hormones accelerated … and are starting to become homosexual.”
– Colombian model Natalia Paris on her…

Ami Angelowicz | March 20, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Some Transgender Kids Have It More Figured Out Than The Rest Of Us

This week’s issue of The New Yorker includes a feature by Margaret Talbot, on the rise of young kids and teenagers identifying as transgender. While the concept of transgender isn’t…

Julie Gerstein | March 15, 2013 - 11:00 am

Girl Talk: I’m A Lesbian Who Loves Channing Tatum

When I came out as a lesbian, my mom cited my rabid N’Sync fandom as evidence that I was obviously mistaken. She was certain that my liking a group of…

Erika Star | February 13, 2013 - 1:00 pm

First Time For Everything: Hooking Up With A Woman

Simply put, I have been boy crazy since elementary school.

Men have always been the ones I kissed, fellated, fucked, Skype-sexed, you name it. All of my sexual…

Jessica Wakeman | February 8, 2013 - 12:00 pm

How “Normal” Is Your Sex Life? This Book Tries To Explain

Everybody wants to know how their sex life stacks up and now there’s a whole book dedicated to just that! The Normal Bar, out February 5, reports findings from a…

Sarah Gray | January 22, 2013 - 11:20 am

Frighteningly, James Franco And I Actually Agree About Something

If you’ve been reading The Frisky, you know that I have a strong disdain for actor/writer/director/perpetual college lecture sleeper James Franco. For me, Franco is the epitome of the kind…

Julie Gerstein | January 18, 2013 - 12:40 pm

What We Can All Learn From Jodie Foster’s Golden Globes Speech

By now, you’ve probably watched or at least, heard about Jodie Foster’s acceptance speech for the Cecil B. DeMille Award at last night’s Golden Globes. Today, the internet is a…

Ami Angelowicz | January 14, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Frank Ocean Says Sexuality Is “Dynamic”

GQ: Do you consider yourself bisexual?
Frank Ocean: You can move to the next question. I’ll respectfully say that life is dynamic and comes along with dynamic experiences, and the…

Julie Gerstein | November 21, 2012 - 1:30 pm