Culture and Entertainment

A Short History of the Phone Sex Industry

Before the internet, there was 'dial-a-porn,' erotic chat lines that generated big business.

By Tim Lalonde

Egyptian Pharaohs (Probably) Didn't Masturbate into the Nile

It's not easy to get a firm grip on the facts behind a persistent internet tall tale.

By Tim Lalonde

HIV/AIDS

Does PrEP Protect Against the Newly Discovered HIV Variant?

Yes, evidence suggests pre-exposure prophylactics will still do the job.

By Tim Lalonde

Culture and Entertainment

From Spas to Brothels to Sex Clubs: A Brief History of Bathhouses

Wherever you have wet, naked people in close quarters, sex is happening too. Guaranteed.

By Tim Lalonde