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Open Thread

This Weekend Open Thread Says HULK SMASH.

It’s Friday night, we’re out for the weekend, you know what to do.

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Open Thread

This Open Thread is full of Weekend

Boy howdy, this was a week for the books. Let’s all unwind in this open thread, shall we?

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Open Thread

This Open Thread was Made with Love

It’s that time again, dear readers, when we run away for the weekend to deal with the real world.  Until we’re back on Monday, here’s an open thread for you to play with.

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Pop Culture

Big Love: D.I.V.O.R.C.E.

“What’s going on with us, Bill? No one’s ever tried to kill me before!” “You know I was a missionary for two years, Margene.  In a way, it’s where I learned sales.”

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Public Service

Let’s Talk Sex: Wrap it Up, People. (And support Planned Parenthood!)

Well, it’s been a great week talking sex with all you lovely Persephone commenters. This week we covered changing sexuality, masturbation, slut shaming, and the discovery of sexual pleasuuuuure.

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Public Service

Let’s Talk Sex: This Station is Self-Serve Only.

Tuesday we talked about pleasure and the first time we found out about it. Today, let’s expand on that topic and make things a little more personal: Masturbation. When did you first start masturbating? How did you come to discover this happy activity? I happen to know people who don’t masturbate and never have. To […]

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Public Service

Let’s Talk Sex: Weirdos, Freaks, and Prudes.

“You’re weird.” Ouch. Who knew two little words could hurt so much? When it comes to sex (or anything vaguely sexual), a lot of us have been made to feel, well, ashamed of it, which is total bullshit.

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Public Service

Let’s Talk Sex: Pleasure to Meet You, Pleasure.

Despite their best efforts in my middle school sex ed classes, I eventually learned The Big Secret Republican Dudes Don’t Want the Children to Know: sex feels awesome. Why else do you think dogs keep humping things long after they’re fixed? Biology shmiology, sex is all about the pleasure for a lot of us.

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Public Service

Let’s Talk Sex: Let the Festivities Begin!

Greetings, dear readers, and welcome to the very first installment of this week’s commenter-wide sex forum! As I previously mentioned, I’ll be here all week leading discussions related to sex and age. Let’s get started, shall we?

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Open Thread

It’s Open Thread Time!

We made it through another fantastic day here at Persephone and we’re turning it all over to you to play in the comments. Various staff people will be around most of the evening, so we’ll get new commenters approved ASAP. I’ve seen a couple people I’ve had to approve twice, and I have no idea […]

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Public Service

Tuesday’s Gone

Like the Skynard song, we’re signing off for the night.  Thanks, readers and writers, for another fantastic day at the ranch.   We’ll be back at 9 tomorrow morning to enlighten and delight (delighten?) you some more.