What Couples Can Learn From Gomez and Morticia Addams

I’m not a fan of love stories. I realize this sounds odd coming from someone who teaches people how make others fall in love with them, but stay with me for a moment here. The most famous, beloved love stories of all time all end in the death of one or both of the lovers. [...]

Wednesday Open Thread – This Is Halloween Edition

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time for the open thread. Today’s suggested topic: HALLOWEEN. So let’s talk about favorite Halloween memories, specials, activities and controversies. Are “Slutty $TYPE” costumes a pox on humanity or a way for people to express their sexuality? Do you go to haunted houses and do you prefer psychological horror or [...]

What Do Your Secret Sexual Desires Say About You?


<This post originally appeared on Thought Catalog> “Tell me how you want to fuck and I’ll tell you who you are.” There’s a belief that, in order to be our true selves, we have to be exactly that person at every level. Consistency above all else must be maintained, lest we prove ourselves to be hypocrites [...]

What We Talk About When We Talk About GamerGate

It's not a coincidence that her primary colors correspond with "Daily Dose".

Back in August, I wrote about the ongoing harassment against Zoe Quinn and Anita Sarkeesian, the then-latest attempts by the would-be gatekeepers of gaming culture trying to evict women from their formerly1 exclusive clubhouse. While it’s (depressingly) common to see outbursts like this bubble up from the underside of the Internet, it’s rare for it [...]

Wednesday Open Thread: Your Crazy Fan Theories

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time for the weekly open thread – the day when the readers take over the comments section to talk about anything and everything. Today’s suggested topic: crazy fan theories. Sure, you could go with what’s just written on the page or shows up on the screen, but it’s the crazy [...]